Computer Quotes – Debugging

“As soon as we started programming, we found to our surprise that it wasn’t as easy to get programs right as we had thought. Debugging had to be discovered. I can remember the exact instant when I realized that a large part of my life from then on was going to be spent in finding mistakes in my own programs.”
(Maurice Wilkes discovers debugging, 1949) Continue reading Computer Quotes – Debugging

Computer Quotes – Programming Languages

“There are only two kinds of programming languages: those people always bitch about and those nobody uses.” (Bjarne Stroustrup) “PHP is a minor evil perpetrated and created by incompetent amateurs, whereas Perl is a great and insidious evil perpetrated by Continue reading Computer Quotes – Programming Languages