This is a series of interviews that I did a few years back, before podcasting became commonplace. My original intent was to turn them into a CD, but I had a few release issues and it got put on the back burner and forgotten for awhile.
In the meantime, podcasting got big and more people got fast bandwidth, so I finally just decided to release them for download. Although they are a few years old, the material is fairly timeless.
I've been able to borrow one of the CDs with these interviews and they are very good. Some of the technical trappings are a bit dated now, but the discussions are entertaining and enlightening. Recommended.
Thanks for releasing these fabulous interviews! The interview with Anders Hejlsberg was especially helpfull for me, as I did a lot of compiler work dealing with C#2 the last couple of months.
It would be great to see this evolve to a monthly Bruce-Eckel-Podcast. Some more suggestions for interviews I would love to listen to in future: Dave Hunt about PragmaticProgrammers and Ruby Betrand Meyer about OOP and teaching Steve McConnell about becoming a better programmer beyond university Bruce Schneier about Security ...