> You seem to believe that C++ is inherently superior to C. And it's
> entirely within your right.
> However, there are projects - to this date - that prefer C to C++ for a
> variety of reasons. PHP is one of them, and others include the Linux
> kernel, redis, nginx, and actually - the vast majority of the fundamental
> pieces of OS infrastructure our planet runs on. This isn't just for
> historical reasons - it has to do with a variety of reasons, and the
> simplicity of C is one of them.