Random Quote #22 topic: subversion

<sussman> you need to use gdb in a real IDE, like emacs, or ddd.
<sussman> something that shows a pointer moving down your code.
<rindolf> sussman: IDEs are for wimps... ;-)
<rindolf> Seriously, sometimes invoking gdb is very quick and I'm
accustomed to it.
<rindolf> ddd is quite on the heavy side.
<rindolf> "Programming happens in the mind, not in the IDE"

--- Gil'ad Ben-Yossef
<rindolf> So does debugging.
<sussman> sure.
<sussman> why would you possibly want to see all your code at once?
<sussman> it's much easier to see single lines printed out and try
to remember what the function looks like. :-)
<rindolf> ed, anyone? ;-)
<rindolf> "I wanna use ex and I wanna use vee (=vi). Ed is dead, ed is dead,
<sussman> "Ed is for people who can *remember* what they're working on."
* jackr remembers when he could remember what he was working on.
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