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Re^3: why the array index has to start at 0??

by mirod (Canon)
on Jun 23, 2009 at 10:38 UTC ( #773957=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: why the array index has to start at 0??
in thread why the array index has to start at 0??

It might make sense to you, but chances are that it won't for the maintainers of your code. Arrays in most languages I know start at index 0, I am not sure going against such a common characteristic is such a good idea.


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