Why use Perl when we've got Python?!

Sam Holden sholden at pgrad.cs.usyd.edu.au
Sat Aug 14 22:12:27 EDT 1999

On Sat, 14 Aug 1999 15:14:28 GMT,
    John Stevens <jstevens at bamboo.verinet.com> wrote:
>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
>It was not out of context.
>Look at the Subject of this thread. . .

Read the content of my post, and learn how usenet wanders... I wasn't
arguing about the relative merits of perl and python. I don't care, I 
use both, hang I've used them both in the same system.


compiling kernels is what I do most, so they do tend to stick to the
cache ;)	--Linus Torvalds

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