which progrraming language to learn first

Johann Spies jspies at sun.ac.za
Mon Jul 18 12:54:32 UTC 2005

On Fri, Jul 15, 2005 at 10:33:06PM +0500, Mustafa Abbasi wrote:
>    i have recently started using linux and since its my summer vacations i
>    wantedto learn a language.
>    i'll be honest part of this is so that i have  a certificate to show when
>    i apply to colleges but mostly its cuz i
>    wanna learn.
>    so what language should i start with.

To add to all the answers, have a look at
http://shootout.alioth.debian.org/ for an interesting comparison
between programming languages.


Johann Spies          Telefoon: 021-808 4036
Informasietegnologie, Universiteit van Stellenbosch

     "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only 
      begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should 
      not perish, but have everlasting life."     John 3:16 

More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list