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Re: Perlis wisdom - written in the '70s
> Thanks for the Perlis wisdom. Recently I was looking for Phil Greenspun's
> laws (or whatever they are), to no avail. Can anyone help?
<< Greenspun's Tenth Rule of Programming: "Any sufficiently
complicated C or Fortran program contains an ad-hoc,
informally-specified bug-ridden slow implementation of
half of Common Lisp."
I've seen this in .signatures on USENET postings but I
can no longer remember where I wrote it originally >>