The Misplaced Comma: Programmers' Tales and Traditions

Lindsay Marshall; Jim Webber

Programmers do not exist in isolation and there is communication between them about the technical aspects of their work. Sometimes this takes the form of stories and anecdotes and this paper suggests that study of these programmers’ tales and how they spread could provide useful insights into how programmers perceive their work.

Type of Publication: Paper
Conference: PPIG 2002 - 14th Annual Workshop
Publication Year: 2002
Paper #: 14
TitleThe Misplaced Comma: Programmers' Tales and Traditions
Publication TypePaper
AuthorsMarshall, L, Webber, J
PPIG Workshop: 
2002-06-14th