Is this a dream or a nightmare? (Was Re: XML)
aleaxit at yahoo.com
Sat Oct 7 23:35:02 CEST 2000
"Frank Sergeant" <frank at canyon-medical.com> wrote in message
news:MqLD5.1338$G5.25319 at read1.centurytel.net...
> I noticed on the web site that you said
> > The true beauty of perl is shown in how rapidly a program can be
> > a good average for comparison is 1 line of perl for every 25 lines of C,
> > TclTk, Python, or Visual Basic, and every 100 lines of C++.
Such an assertion can only come from a mind that's totally out of
synch with reality. 400% *more* lines of code for C++ than for
C?! That's even crazier than the 2500%-more assertion for Python
vs Perl. If this quote is correct, then the site must clearly be one
devoted to silly humour.
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