> 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.