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Data Typing Is A Relic
Written by Ian Elliot   
Most modern languages that are thought to be "respectable" are examples of the same approach - strongly typed class-based languages. This could be the single biggest mistake in the history of programming.
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. I agree that pythonic typing should be available;
but why say strongtyping of symbols is a relic,
as if it would be silly to even offer it?
. if the customer wants help from the compiler,
the customer is always right!
 
." if the customer wants help from the compiler,
the customer is always right!"
One of the problems is that your statement isn't generally believed by compiler makers :-)
mikej
 
I am quite hopeful about the Parasail programming language;
that is a bit more restrictive than c++ though!
 
Don't know it - but I will look it up.
Ian E
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