Jan de Boer wrote:If you think that all software problems should be solved by that one tool and programming language you know best, ...
I mean this: I once had a colleague who did everything in Delphi what could have be done far more easily in e.g. a shell script. But he knew Delphi, so everything was solved with calling a little Delphi exe. Calling a Delphi console exe to copy some files to a certain location, stuff like that.
Campbell Ritchie wrote:40 hours is a lot. Does that affect the rest of your life?
I have seen the book and it doesn't make any assumptions about how you study.