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Re: [SLE] AGAINST PERL & PHP
  • From: Bruce Marshall <bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 2 May 2004 12:16:13 -0400
  • Message-id: <200405021216.13719.bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Sunday 02 May 2004 11:11 am, Enrique Arizón wrote:
> I was reading the replays to "bat files on Linux" and
> was worried about how many people still defend such a
> old fashion piece of crap language called "Perl".
>
> Perl suck. Perl is parasitic, Perl goes nowhere.
>

Troll.....

What's your point?


> Yes, it was great 30 years ago when theory on
> software languages was in its childhood but hey, wake
> up, those days you have much better languages to do
> what Perl can do and many other things Perl just
> can't. I could list a few but I will just point to
> Python. It's much easier, much more powerfull, much
> cleaner, much more versatile, much faster, much more
> productive. Cross platform (Unix, Windows, Mac, ...).
>
> Just look how many proffesional software packages run
> with Python (Mailman -www.list.org-, Plone
> -www.plone.org-, PythonCad (www.pythoncad.org),
> google.com -some parts of it-, Redhat Install & Config
> tools, PyUnit, ...). Even big consultancies are
> dropping Java and .Net in favor of Python due to its
> greater productivity. Or look here
> http://www.scripps.edu/~sanner/python/ or here :
> http://simpy.sourceforge.net/ or just here:
> http://www.python.org/workshops/1996-06/papers/d.arnold/paper.html
>
> ¡try all that stuff with parasitic-Perl if you dare!
>
> Sincerelly I think Perl is right now one of the best
> allyes of M$ against Unix and Linux in particular.
> ¡Drop Perl as soon as possible!

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+ Bruce S. Marshall bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx Bellaire, MI 05/02/04 12:15 +
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