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Re: SEUL: Re: Introduction
On Tue, 27 Jan 1998, Rick Jones wrote:
> I sat down to a computer for the first time about 20 years ago. It was
> an old tty actually, no monitor, and could do very little on it's own,
> but it was the schools computer networked to someplace, probably the
> internet, and I was able to get quite a bit of information on it. That
> was it for me.
Cool, that would've been the ARPAnet... The DoD made it a high priority
to hook up colleges and universities ASAP, after all, the ARPAnet was
meant to be a network for recovering from a nuclear war.
> If anybody knows a *good* book on programming, maybe with a reference
> and examples of methods in it, please let me know.
On C++ programming or C? For C++, it's tough to beat Bjarne Stroustrup's
"The C++ Language"(BTW, Bjarne Stroustrup wrote C++)
> Anyway, I meant to write a blurb and now I'm at the end of a book. Now
> that you know my life's story, let's bury M$ together =)
Now where's my shovel...:) TTYL!
Hacker, Mad Scientist, Machinist, Publisher, and Author
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