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Don't Use Emacs, Says Java's Father

Mar 04, 2008, 13:30 (16 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rodney Gedda)

[ Thanks to Ward D for this link. ]

"Known in the development world as the father of Java, Sun Microsystems' vice president and fellow James Gosling has urged coders to stop using the antiquated Emacs text editor and move to a more modern IDE like Sun's own open source NetBeans.

"During his keynote address at the Sydney leg of the Sun Tech Days worldwide developer conference, Gosling quizzed the audience by asking how many people 'still use Emacs...?'"

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