> From: Bob Leif, Ph.D.
> There are two major disadvantages of C++. 1) The Java advertising machine
> will kill it. 2) Raytheon because it is demonstrably negligent in using an
> unsafe language, C++, will be liable for punitive damages when the
> inevitable catastrophe occurs. This is even stupider than manufacturing
> silicon breast implants. I am sorry that the shareholders and employees of
> Raytheon are paying the salaries and providing other compensation for a
> group of technologically incompetent managers.

The "trade study" I posted was not written by anyone at my site.  I
received it from someone in another state, and was very careful to censor
anything that could identify the originating group.  Please do not apply
the Raytheon name to this rubbish.