Looking at the list of contributors, I suspect we can thank <Wes Groleau, [log in to unmask]> for the tip on Ada. >Colin Paul Gloster <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > >> Well who's this!? I was reading some of a website on how to write >> unmaintainable code ("How to Write Unmaintainable Code", >> HTTP://mindprod.com/unmain.html) and found this: >> >> "2.Avoid Ada: About 20% of these techniques can't be used in Ada. Refuse >> to use Ada. If your manager presses you, insist that no-one else uses it, >> and point out that it doesn't work with your large suite of tools like >>lint and plummer >> that work around C's failings."