On Thu, May 17, 2018 at 07:28:44PM +1000, Chris Angelico wrote:
> On Thu, May 17, 2018 at 7:16 PM, Anders Wegge Keller <we...@wegge.dk> wrote:
> > P?? Wed, 16 May 2018 14:48:27 +0100
> > Paul Moore <p.f.mo...@gmail.com> skrev:
> >> C++ called that an "rvalue". And then went on to define things that
> >> could go on the left hand side of an assignment as "lvalues". And now
> >> we have two confusing concepts to explain - see what happens when you
> >> let a standards committee define your language? :-)
> > I'm not sure the C++ committee has to bear the responsibility for those
> > terms. They are pretty well defined in the C world, so I think you need to
> > point the finger of accusation at either Brian or Dennis.
> Let's be fair and blame one of them for each.
Let's be fair and make that accolades.
We stand on their shoulders.
I like telling a computer what to do.
Once you can accept the universe as matter expanding into nothing
that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy.
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