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Re: God, the stress involved in writing this stuff...

That's been a problem for years now. I've seen ads years ago for Ada programmers, offering huge sums per hour. You can't do flight control software in Ruby. Python, Perl or PHP.

There have been safety critical systems written in C; nothing wrong with that, but takes a lot of very careful review.

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