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Jul
24
revised Where to load and store settings from a file?
This has nothing to do with the field of "programming languages"
Jul
19
revised is there a programming language designed to express data combinations?
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Mar
27
revised How does understanding computer architecture help a programmer?
Since there was enormous confusion from people who haven't studied computer organization...
Mar
26
revised Why can't a compiler avoid importing a header file twice by its own?
Corrected typo
Mar
24
revised Why many programming languages have only 2 data-structures: arrays and hashes?
Updated to focus on practicality given the comment from Donal Fellows.
Mar
24
revised Why many programming languages have only 2 data-structures: arrays and hashes?
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Mar
14
revised How were some language communities (eg, Ruby and Python) able to prevent fragmentation while others (eg, Lisp or ML) were not?
typo
Mar
9
revised How did JavaScript become popular?
Better example
Jun
4
revised Are there any real-world cases for C++ without exceptions?
The edit to remove the Folly example inadvertently removed the links! These have been restored.
Jun
4
revised Are there any real-world cases for C++ without exceptions?
rolled back to a previous revision
May
19
revised Synchronously write file
Corrected grammar and added C tag.
May
18
revised Are functional languages better at recursion?
Emphasizing pattern matching.
Apr
27
revised Question regarding approach to programming and testing
Removed tags that clearly don't have anything to do with the question.
Apr
25
revised A modern review of Java
Added link to the question about C# Dictionary vs C++ std::unordered_map.
Apr
9
revised Techniques for getting off the ground in any language
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Mar
4
revised What criteria could be used to rank popular blog posts?
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Mar
4
revised What criteria could be used to rank popular blog posts?
Comma corrections.
Dec
20
revised Transitioning from being a bespoke development to a COTS development house
Highlighting the actual question.
Jun
12
revised What's the business in developing a programming language?
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Jun
12
revised What does a Technology Analyst do at a banking company?
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