1998-05-22 - re:programing

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From: “Dan S. Camper” <lordgrey@borrowedtime.com>
To: <cypherpunks@toad.com>
Message Hash: 3e94348a40ecf398d8f3c5479cfbdc777af1c11517abb10b1cddc3b96db00226
Message ID: <199805221209.HAA22593@goanna.outer.net>
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UTC Datetime: 1998-05-22 12:10:16 UTC
Raw Date: Fri, 22 May 1998 05:10:16 -0700 (PDT)

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From: "Dan S. Camper" <lordgrey@borrowedtime.com>
Date: Fri, 22 May 1998 05:10:16 -0700 (PDT)
To: <cypherpunks@toad.com>
Subject: re:programing
Message-ID: <199805221209.HAA22593@goanna.outer.net>
MIME-Version: 1.0
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>sorry if i offended you x1 but everyone else seemed like they were
>willing to talk on the subject and nothing else was being said and i
>needed some advise and you all are suposed to be inteligent which some of
>you have proved thanx everyone for your input so on the subject of
>cyptogrify (sorry about the spelling) what program do you request using?
>and where can i get it

COBOL would let you practice putting periods at the end of statements.  
Learn two things at once!

More seriously, code written in C, C++ and Perl is in demand.  There's a 
better chance that more people can maintain or update your code than if 
it was written in a less mainstream language, and customers tend to 
appreciate that.  Out of those three, Perl is probably the best 
introductory language.