August 15, 2016Filed under micro#c#cplusplus#fortran#java#javascript#php#programming languages#python#visual basicMarkdown source

My #firstsevenlanguages—looking strictly at what I’d used at all; ignoring HTML and CSS):

  1. Visual Basic
  2. C++
  3. Fortran
  4. Java
  5. C
  6. PHP
  7. JavaScript

In terms of what I learned well enough to use, though:

  1. Fortran
  2. Java
  3. C
  4. PHP
  5. JavaScript
  6. Python
  7. C++

Rust and C++ function definitions

A small study in syntax and legibility.

June 03, 2016 (updated June 07, 2016)Filed under tech#cplusplus#programming languages#rustMarkdown source
March 15, 2016Filed under micro#cplusplus#programming languages#rustMarkdown source

I was reading some C++ yesterday, and I can’t put my finger on what it is about the language, but I just find it unbearably ugly. Rust’s syntax isn’t that different, but I don’t have the same visceral reaction. I wonder why that is?

High- and Low-Level Programming Languages

Python, Ruby, C, C++, and... Rust. Hmm.

August 07, 2015Filed under tech#c#cplusplus#programming languages#python#ruby#rustMarkdown source