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Should we move to a single programming language?   [Edit]

Survey period: 13 Apr 2009 to 20 Apr 2009

Should we as an industry move towards a single programming language with enough features to cover all programming requirements?

OptionVotes% 
There should be a single language1107.46
We should work towards far fewer languages75751.32
It should stay as it is now45330.71
We need more languages (or current languages split into specific tailored versions)15510.51



 
GeneralRe: Fewer languages, but not a single one Pin
Nemanja Trifunovic13-Apr-09 5:34
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GeneralRe: Fewer languages, but not a single one Pin
Mladen Janković13-Apr-09 14:47
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General"Fewer languages" can't happen Pin
PIEBALDconsult13-Apr-09 3:59
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GeneralRe: "Fewer languages" can't happen Pin
Rob Grainger13-Apr-09 22:51
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GeneralIt won't happen nor is it neccesary Pin
SimonRigby13-Apr-09 3:56
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GeneralMore languages = more problems Pin
Kamarey13-Apr-09 3:36
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GeneralRe: More languages = more problems Pin
SimonRigby13-Apr-09 3:55
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GeneralRe: More languages = more problems Pin
chaiguy133713-Apr-09 5:23
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Perhaps it's More Languages => More Problems. Smile | :)

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GeneralRe: More languages = more problems Pin
PIEBALDconsult13-Apr-09 4:04
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GeneralRe: More languages = more problems Pin
Ware@Work13-Apr-09 4:24
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GeneralRe: More languages = more problems Pin
Kamarey13-Apr-09 5:07
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GeneralRe: More languages = more problems Pin
Ware@Work13-Apr-09 6:04
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GeneralRe: More languages = more problems Pin
Mladen Janković13-Apr-09 14:59
MemberMladen Janković13-Apr-09 14:59 
GeneralReal programmers code in 1s and 0s Pin
Emil - Gabriel13-Apr-09 2:37
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GeneralRe: Real programmers code in 1s and 0s Pin
miltongil13-Apr-09 8:42
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GeneralRe: Real programmers code in 1s and 0s Pin
Emil - Gabriel13-Apr-09 8:48
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GeneralRe: Real programmers code in 1s and 0s Pin
miltongil13-Apr-09 8:49
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GeneralRe: Real programmers code in 1s and 0s Pin
Emil - Gabriel13-Apr-09 21:20
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JokeRe: Real programmers code in 1s and 0s Pin
Jouke van der Maas13-Apr-09 11:31
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GeneralRe: Real programmers code in 1s and 0s Pin
Emil - Gabriel13-Apr-09 21:25
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GeneralRe: Real programmers code in 1s and 0s Pin
Jouke van der Maas14-Apr-09 4:45
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GeneralProgramming languages are just tools Pin
Joe Q13-Apr-09 2:09
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GeneralRe: Programming languages are just tools Pin
W Balboos, GHB13-Apr-09 5:18
mveW Balboos, GHB13-Apr-09 5:18 
GeneralRe: Programming languages are just tools Pin
Joe Q13-Apr-09 7:05
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GeneralIt has been tried before Pin
Rosenne13-Apr-09 0:07
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