Nice Quora question about code at early Google. What I take away from these stories is that pushing out ugly prototypes of your products will not prevent you from building a world-class engineering organization in the future.
Bloody hell, Prolog can be frustrating sometimes!!!!
Doh! I may have been a bit previous in saying that I’d got the hang of Prolog syntax.
Awesome response from SWI-Prolog when you just query an unbound variable. 🙂 ?- X. % … 1,000,000 ………… 10,000,000 years later % % >> 42
Wow! Playing with Prolog at the moment. It’s awesome. I seem to have finally achieved some kind of fluency instead of fumbling around without knowing how to drive the thing. It probably helps that Erlang has accustomed me to the syntax and other conventions.