• Subject: Re: Extract number from character field(Perl syntax) (wayy offtopic)
  • From: PaulMmn <PaulMmn@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 8 Nov 1999 21:13:31 -0500

>APL, ahh, what a cryptic language.  I would write a small program (one
>line) then go back to it a week later and not know what it did.  Would have
>to go through it character by character to figure out what I did.
>It was a very powerful language, but very hard to modify and maintain.

I heard that APL is a write-only language.  (:

--Paul E Musselman

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