Let's stop the flames on USENET

cosc19z5@bayou.uh.edu cosc19z5@bayou.uh.edu
Sat, 24 May 1997 00:31:06 -0500 (CDT)

> >This work cannot be accomplished by slinging insults at Bjarne Strostroup.
> This is so true it _requires_ agreement. We _owe_ him an apology as a
> community; especially if we disagree with him and his language. 

I didn't notice any slinging of insults, just an attack of C++, and
legitimate criticisms.  Where was Mr. Stroustrup insulted?

As far as I'm concerned I see no apology necessary for him, he was
not wronged in any way that I could see.

> >-Jordan Henderson
> >jordan@neosoft.com
> William
> William A. Barnett-Lewis
> wlewis@mailbag.com
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> blessing."
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