Donald Knuth – Let us change our traditional…

Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs. Instead of imagining that…


“Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs. Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, let us concentrate rather on explaining to human beings what we want a computer to do.”
-Donald Knuth

Donald Knuth – I currently use Ubuntu Linux…

I currently use Ubuntu Linux, on a standalone laptop – it has no Internet connection. I…


“I currently use Ubuntu Linux, on a standalone laptop – it has no Internet connection. I occasionally carry flash memory drives between this machine and the Macs that I use for network surfing and graphics but I trust my family jewels only to Linux.”
-Donald Knuth