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Old 04 June 2015, 07:53   #184
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Originally Posted by Samurai_Crow View Post
Personally, I think any text based language teaches bad habits.
Like what?

Originally Posted by Samurai_Crow View Post
I want to write a graphic language based on icons like AmigaVision and its flow editor.
That sounds horrible

Originally Posted by appiah4 View Post
I never got the hate for BASIC. It works. And it's easy to teach and learn.
Once you get used to assembly language, C, and some newer stuff like C#, Lua and others, and you come back to things like Amos, you're not going to like it anymore.

In fact, when I came to the Amiga from the C64, I started with BASIC (AMOS), and within months moved on to assembly language because it's just so much more powerful and faster.
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