With the next standardisation meeting coming up, now is a good time to consider what the limits of the standard library should be.
By Guy Davidson
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About forty Christmases ago I was absolutely delighted to open a slot car racing set from my parents. I feverishly set everything up, created a track reminiscent of Brands Hatch, and went to plug everything in, only to discover that I needed batteries to operate the controllers. This was Great Britain in the 1970s...