Re: [Fwd: Re: Wikipedia criticism about root]

From: Andy Buckley <>
Date: Fri, 30 Jun 2006 10:46:12 +0100

Bertrand Bellenot wrote:

> Interesting to see that some people have quite some time to go into this
> kind of endless discussion.

I don't. Consider it an act of charity.

> I spent quite a few years fighting to justify software implementation
> choices with people who don't know the difference between Visual Basic
> and C++, and I'm quite disappointed to see this kind of sterile polemic
> here :-(

I really don't care which language ROOT is written in: the only point along those lines that I've made is that C++ is not a natural or simple candidate for an interactive user interface. And I certainly know the difference between C++ and Python: one was designed for rapid, clean, interactive use and the other one wasn't :-)

So sorry, which bit of what I said was the "sterile polemic"?

Andy Received on Fri Jun 30 2006 - 11:47:27 MEST

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