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Bob Beechey14-Oct-20 13:55
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Mycroft Holmes13-Oct-20 12:47
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Well here is a less formal path to c#

Excel 1 - VBA macros converting lotus 123 macros, fun bah it fed my family for a number of years
SuperBase - complete PC database on a 3.5 floppy - fantastic fun as it was a flavour of basic
Access - MS bought the wrong database, SuperBase was way more fun.
Delphi - What a blast, loved it till someone pointed out I was pissing memory away everywhere.
One of the 4GLs - forgot which one but support was pathetic so I moved on.
VB - all flavours, fun, dammed right, churning out solutions for corporate was hugely interesting.
SQL - Going from Access to SQL Server was like stepping out into the sunlight.
VB.Net - natural progression and still enjoyable.
c# - finally made it to a decent platform with oodles of support.

Managed to dodge HTML5, loathed Javascript, Python scared the crap out of me with all those add ins that everyone uses.

Now I am making a Coffee/Venue rater in Xamarin and it is not fun.
Never underestimate the power of human stupidity -
RAH
I'm old. I know stuff - JSOP

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