Subject: Re: Un-Great (Newbie) Expectations [was Re: Why is this code broken?]
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2002 11:31:49 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* Daniel Barlow <>
| The clueless newbie is probably running the code interpreted anyway,
| so there's some slack there to negotiate with.

  But for interpreted code, this problem is even more intractable.
  In a fight against something, the fight has value, victory has none.
  In a fight for something, the fight is a loss, victory merely relief.

  70 percent of American adults do not understand the scientific process.