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Re: binary-io (was Re: rfc 2045 base64 encoding/decoding module)
>>>>> "C" == C Ray C <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
C> This is reminding me of Pascal... people say, "Oh, it's a
C> teaching language" so they cripple it and refuse to deal with
C> the sometimes difficult topics
You've hit the nail on the head. There seems to be a large faction of
the primary designers who will fight tooth and nail to prevent it from
becoming a general purpose language. I think they consider pascal a
failure since it almost became useful.