Subject: Re: ns_cksum.c - why are they duplicated ?
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/06/2000 11:18:49
On Wed, Apr 05, 2000 at 09:24:14PM -0400, Kevin P. Neal wrote:
> One of the local Amiga guys over here wrote an entire spreadsheet in
> m68k assembler about ten years ago...
Yes... but thats because Amiga c compilers used to be either unaffordable
to hobbyists, or bad (sometimes both). Nowadays, there is gcc, which does
a pretty decent job on m68k. You still can become some 30% better, sometimes,
but not for really complex programs :-)
* Progress (n.): The process through which Usenet has evolved from
smart people in front of dumb terminals to dumb people in front of
smart terminals. -- email@example.com (obscurity)