GOTOs inconvenient

From “The Discovery of Continuations” The talk actually had one direct and important consequence for computing. Under the inspiration of the notion of the unnecessity of goto’s, Dijkstra spent that evening constructing realistic examples of programs without goto’s, … So while van Wijngaarden said that goto’s were unnecessary … , Dijkstra stretched the point to […]

Best and Free Programming Ebooks

(updated / switched link to source article on stack overflow) So, I wrote my list of some unique programming texts. But on the more practical side, there’s this: Best and Free Programming Ebooks. Free full texts, covering: Bash, C, C++, C#, Common Lisp, Haskell Java, JavaScript, Lua, Objective-C, Perl, PHP, PowerShell, Prolog, Python, Ruby, SQL, […]