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Re: Re: Programming and math

by Anonymous Monk
on Aug 09, 2003 at 21:33 UTC ( #282487=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Programming and math
in thread Programming and math

I forgot something: whenever you ask a question like this you'll get two types of answers:

  1. It's very important if you want to fully comprehend what your code is doing. - These are the people who study math.
  2. It's not that important as long as you think logically. - These are the people who haven't studied math.

So it all comes down to who you want to believe: the arrogant mathematicians who are trying to artificially inflate what they do, or the non-mathematicians who are commenting on something they don't fully understand :).

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