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General Development "In order to be an effective programmer, you need to possess a combination of traits that allow your skill, experience, and knowledge to produce working code. There are some technically skilled developers who will never be effective because they lack the other traits needed. Here are seven traits that are necessary to become a great programmer."
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RE[2]: Almost not accurate
by johntdaly on Mon 6th May 2013 16:26 UTC in reply to "RE: Almost not accurate"
johntdaly
Member since:
2012-07-27

Try Larry Wall, Bill Gates isn't all that quotable as a programmer in my opinion.

http://c2.com/cgi/wiki?LazinessImpatienceHubris

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RE[3]: Almost not accurate
by lucas_maximus on Tue 7th May 2013 17:37 in reply to "RE[2]: Almost not accurate"
lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

Sorry but I can't take anything seriously said by the guy that created perl.

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RE[4]: Almost not accurate
by siride on Wed 8th May 2013 02:23 in reply to "RE[3]: Almost not accurate"
siride Member since:
2006-01-02

And I can't take people seriously who fall back on lame Perl-bashing.

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