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Comment: Re: Does calling a method really count as 2 lines? (Score 1) 216

by yannbane (#46368129) Attached to: Wolfram Language Demo Impresses
Then there are no differences in any language. You can JMP, goto, call, or send a message in any programming language to do what you want. So there are no differences between languages. Wait, reality check, it's a library function he tried to sell off as a complete solution, which it is clearly not.

Comment: Re:Riddle me this... (Score 1) 58

by yannbane (#46298315) Attached to: Ask The Linux Foundation's Executive Director Jim Zemlin What You Will
But Linux already dominates. Most used mobile OS. Powers the entire internet. Most used web-facing server OS. Literally the only viable OS for serious scientific computation. Very popular amongst developers. Used more and more on appliances. Also it's less than 1% on the desktop only if you subscribe to agencies on Microsoft's pay. It's over 1.5% from what I've gathered.

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