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"Why do Go articles so often have no syntax highlighting?"

Updated on May 26, 2020 at the 10th hour
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https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=23308644

"Rob Pike, one of the 3 original Go architects, has stated in the past he doesn’t like syntax highlighting"

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/golang-nuts/hJHCAaiL0so/kG3BHV6QFfIJ

"Syntax highlighting is juvenile. When I was a child, I was taught
arithmetic using colored rods
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuisenaire_rods). I grew up and today I
use monochromatic numerals.

-rob"

Believe it and that's why I can say Fuck Go Lang and its shit author. Early decisions turned me away. I don't know why people go through the shitpile that is Go.

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