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[OT] Text as digitization [was Re: Where has the practice of sending screen shots as source code come from?]


On 2018-01-30, Steven D'Aprano <steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info> wrote:

> We're talking about *programmers* here -- if they can't cope with the 
> highly stylised textual medium in which they work, they're going to 
> really struggle to, you know, actually program.

Well, to be fair, many of them do (struggle to actually program, that
is).

Spend any time at all reading PHP forums and you'll despair for
humanity.  Not only are they trying to build airports and radios out
of bamboo and twine, they don't even know how to split cane or tie a
knot.

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