So I have been writing code of one sort or another for over 15 years (mostly Perl) and there is still one thing I don’t get ... what is the advantage of object oriented programming (OOP) over procedural programming (PP)?
Wednesday, 04 August 2010 07:08
Linux.com Editorial Staff
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