can some one help a newbie?

Aahz Maruch aahz at
Sat Aug 21 21:36:51 CEST 1999

In article <935227166snz at>,
Phil Hunt <philh at> wrote:
>In article <7pkke6$lut at>
>           aahz at "Aahz Maruch" writes:
>> Overall, if your background is as a sysadmin using shell scripts, grep,
>> awk, sed, and so on, you'll find Perl a bit easier.
>I've used all these, and find Python easier than Perl. Perl would
>probably be easier than Python for 1-liners, if I could remember
>the syntax.

Note that I'm specifically assuming a sysadmin with little actual
programming experience.
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