Why use Perl when we've got Python?!

John Stevens jstevens at bamboo.verinet.com
Sat Aug 14 17:14:28 CEST 1999


On Sat, 14 Aug 1999 12:06:11 +0100, Alex Maranda <amaranda at nospam.com> wrote:
>Sam Holden wrote: 
>Why? You don't happen to hate Pythoneers or Python itself, do you? I've
>actually appreciated the argument from your second post, when you taxed
>the other guy for needlessly questioning your Python knowledge out of
>context.

It was not out of context.

Look at the Subject of this thread. . .

>I fail to see the interesting part in this whole thread, which disturbs
>the habitat of comp.lang.python. I think John Stevens was mistaken to
>bring the discussion over to this newsgroup in the first place.

I didn't bring it over.  I followed it after somebody else started
it, and I only started posting when the FUD started getting thick.

>We don't
 ^^

Whose we?

>have strong feelings about Perl, and don't have plans for world
>domination or anything.

John S.




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