[REBOL] Re: One-Liners back in town!/Errr...
From: tim::johnsons-web::com at: 19-Nov-2002 18:43
Hey Guys: I hate to be the Grinch that stole XMas,
but I don't consider this to be an attractive idea.
(Linux (self-styled) gurus may just laugh at you and make comments
like "I can do this from my bash shell")
.. and I once fired a apprentice programmer for
put too much "C" code into a 'for' loop...
Here's an alternative:
Find something in "public domain" that is somewhat widely
known. Challenge yourself as a team to "clone it in rebol"
and make it
"easier to maintain".
Here's an example:
It's widely used.
Hard to read.
Beat it with a stick... :-)
* Graham Chiu <[gchiu--compkarori--co--nz]> [021119 17:31]:
> >I do, as it's fun, encourages competition, (in that
> >others will try to
> >better eachother's one-liners), and makes you re-think
> >programming habits you've got into.
> Hi Carl,
> how about a cap on the number of chars ... say 4096 :)
> Graham Chiu
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