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Turing Award winner Barbara Liskov on CLU and why programming is still cool

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Re: mumbo jumbo

C++ is a cargo-cult programming language: just because idea x is shit in C++ does not mean it is shit, because everything C++ touches turns into shit. Encapsulation does not solve all problems. But it does solve some, and i 1973 those problems needed solving, very badly.

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