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Re: Perlis wisdom - written in the '70s
"McLagan, Doug" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> 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." -- Philip Greenspun
To my knowledge, the other nine rules are either lost in antiquity or
have been suppressed by the Illuminati.