RE: Response to ROOT criticism?

From: Valeri Onuchin <>
Date: Thu, 3 Aug 2006 20:44:06 +0200

cstrato <> writes:

> 1. Reinvention:
> Please answer me the following questions?
> a, Why do you reinvent CEDAR? Use ROOT instead!
> b, Why did Kemeny&Kurtz reinvent BASIC? There was already FORTRAN!
> c, Why did Kernighan&Ritchie reinvent C? There was already PASCAL?
> d, Why did J.Chambers reinvent S? There was already SAS!

"Physicists stand on each other's shoulders, While computer-physicists stand on each other's toes, and dig each other's graves."

;o) Received on Thu Aug 03 2006 - 20:45:49 MEST

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