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Clutching at its Perl 6, developer community ponders language name with less baggage

GrumpenKraut Silver badge

Re: add a proper string type in C

> you get all the old mistakes / bugs

This is sooo wrong: std::string, smart pointers, containers, etc. etc.

Unless you stick to pre-C++11 idioms, it is not hard to avoid most of the C pitfalls.

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