[erlang-questions] eep: multiple patterns

Vlad Dumitrescu <>
Wed Jun 4 08:56:19 CEST 2008


On Wed, Jun 4, 2008 at 7:56 AM, Richard A. O'Keefe <>
wrote:

> But then,
> I'm the sort of person of whom it was said "He'd rather be
> writing programs to help him write programs that help him
> write programs than write programs that help him write programs."
> (Anyone help me with the source of that?)
>
>
I only got reminded of the slogan of Terence Parr (the maniac behind ANTLR,
as he puts it himself):

"Why program by hand in five days what you can spend
five years of your life automating?"

regards,
Vlad
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