Enough [Was Re: Why use Perl when we've got Python?!]
Michael P. Reilly
arcege at shore.net
Sun Aug 15 11:29:56 EDT 1999
Tom Christiansen <tchrist at mox.perl.com> wrote:
: [courtesy cc of this posting mailed to cited author]
: In comp.lang.python, gmcm at hypernet.com writes:
: :John W. Stevens wrote:
: :[ crap deleted ]
: :Whatever your contributions to the python community, you're now in my
: :killfile, along with a handful of pl hotheads who do the same to us.
: That man, along with Ian Clarke, have stirred up the biggest flame war
: in the Perl newsgroup that we're seen for a long time, inflicting their
: standard overrighteous prattle on us. I realize that they aren't truly
: representative of Python people in general: several others have been
: entirely reasonable and educative. I'm not sure hoter users realize
: this, however.
There was an attempt on c.l.p to divert the issue from c.l.p.m; much to
our collective regret, it didn't work (obviously).
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