Monday, April 28, 2008

Lumberjacks or magician?

    "There are two types of integrated development environments (IDE) in the world. That is convenient, because there are two types of developer in the world.

    To make things even more symmetrical and just super peachy, there are two types of opinions about IDEs in the world. Those that make grand generalizations and make everything look nice and binary; and those that do not.

    The opinion in this article is in the former camp. There are two types of possible reaction to this..."
    -- When choosing an integrated development environment, prefer lumberjacks to magicians

1 comment:

Christopher said...

Nice. That's why I use jEdit. Does a lot of the heavy lifting, but requires me to know what it is I'm doing when asking for the lifting.