Programming-related rants, some hilarious, some depressing. If you have suggestions for new entries here, please send a link to <felix@call-with-current-continuation.org> ! "Programming Sucks" by Peter Welch
Why you shouldn't parse [X]HTML with regex, by bobince
About the ICCCM, by Sean Neakums
"How Software Companies Die", by Orson Scott Card
About temporal measurement, by Robert Grudin
"How To Write Unmaintainable Code", by Roedy Green
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"Programming is terrible", a talk by tef
"Devil's Dictionary of Programming", by the same
From the Scsh Reference Manual, by Olin Shivers
"Ed is the standard text editor", the last word on editor wars, by Patrick J. LoPresti
"I hate almost all software", by Ryan Dahl
"Oh yippee, a new build system", by Richard Purdie
"Everything is Broken", By Quinn Norton
"Dizzying but invisible depth", By Jean Baptiste Queru
"the three hot trends in Silicon Valley horseshit", By Fredrik DeBoer
About corporate language, by Lucy Kellaway