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its just people are so lazy these days...


Back in the good old days, with your 8080 and Green screen. Playing games was just so well built, ran fast. Now that everything is evolved and technology is getting so more advance, it takes more to make a game. Thus costing more and & time which us don't have. Also, this makes us feel like "why are we doing this" and we tend to try to solve in a lazy way
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post #22 of 28
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Originally Posted by Unknownm View Post
its just people are so lazy these days...


Back in the good old days, with your 8080 and Green screen. Playing games was just so well built, ran fast. Now that everything is evolved and technology is getting so more advance, it takes more to make a game. Thus costing more and & time which us don't have. Also, this makes us feel like "why are we doing this" and we tend to try to solve in a lazy way
Don't forget people demand backwards compatability in software AND hardware. Plus throw in the diverse hardware requirements... makes it a programmers nightmare.
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post #23 of 28
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Originally Posted by Pooping^fish View Post
Ugh..the only thing I am hearing is that theyre lazy to fix their code for upcoming support.
Pshah!
Why don't you do it?
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post #24 of 28
This has no bearing on games and gaming, I presume ( a number of EA's sports games still have some problems in Vista ) , unless EA's ( Pogo's) servers are considered enterprise hardware?
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post #25 of 28
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Why don't you do it?
Im trying. Ive been learning C++ and some ASM myself. But they probably have around the same amount experience in coding as much as I do life.
They get payed for it, go to school for it, its their job. My job, is to be a student citizen and listen to my parents-get good grades. Not make up for lazy workers.
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post #26 of 28
Programmers are lazy people who love to complain. They don't want to go to Vista because it has strick limitation on what scope a program has, making it more secure, but also more difficult to program for.

Gah... And they like to call themselves Software Engineers. Give me a break!
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post #27 of 28
i havent even thought about touching vista with a 10ft pole yet...
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Do you mean COBOL? I use to dabble in it when working on our old mainframe.
took several courses writing COBOL back in HS and some semesters in college then decided it was a freaking boring language..i stopped...
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