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Programming For Non-Programmers : No Silver Bullets, No Free Lunches.

Delphi Code Monkey – Programmers tend to be fond of these aphorisms:There Ain't No Such Thing As A Free Lunch (TANSTAAFL) -- Robert HeinleinThere Are No Silver Bullets -- Fred BrooksBut leaving aside our cynicism for a while, we also like to imagine local violations of these general-relativity-principles, and one of those areas of perennial optimism is the Programming Language for Non-Programmers.   That was, if you remember far enough back, the impetus for COBOL,  for the Fourth Generation Language (4GL) idea, for tools like PowerBuilder, and Visual Basic, and even, to a certain extent, for Delphi ...
Favorite? Off-Topic? Warren Postma @ 2013-04-13 00:16

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