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IT peeps, be warned: You'll soon be a museum exhibit

Terry 6 Silver badge

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how many of us learned assembly code because the langauges (sic) of the time ran slower than a dead slug stuck in treacle

Yep. Even as an amateur coder in the 80s I needed to use 6502 Assembler to make stuff work reasonably well. And that included rewriting some educational software that had cost real money, but that was written in BBC Basic, to make it more usable.

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