* Posts by digitig

2 posts • joined 11 Jun 2019

30-up: You know what? Those really weren't the days


I wish more of Verity's .EXE columns were available. I know some made it into the book, but there was one about the choice of programming language for a nuclear reactor control system that I used to have pinned next to my desk and still want to point people to when auditing safety-critical software systems.


Re: ...Delphi, now rated as one of the least popular...

No, you never need to write a goto nowadays. You just throw an exception and let the compiler write it.

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