Re: XQuery (and XML) vs LISP

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Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2006 09:38:47 +0200
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"Gene Wirchenko" <> wrote in message

> >In reality, it's a common complaint against introductory material in
> >any sphere of endeavor.
> True. Now, where is the next level? Often, it is absent.
> A while back, I was reading a book on TCP/IP. A program had a
> comment that error checking was omitted for clarity. Fine. I ran the
> program, and it happened to work. I was aware though that errors can
> occur, and my question was then what errors could occur and how to
> handle them. The book did not have a version with error handling.
> Dropped ball.

How much are you prepared to pay for such a book ? Received on Tue Feb 21 2006 - 08:38:47 CET

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