Why use Python when we've got Perl?
andyl at azaal.dircon.co.uk
Sun Aug 15 13:31:40 CEST 1999
Robin Becker <robin at jessikat.demon.co.uk> wrote:
>on steroids and lsd). They probably win on numbers who use it and on the
>module CPAN thing.
The CPAN repository for modules is a win for Perl. But I also wouldn't
underestimate some of Perl's other nice features like perldoc and MakeMaker.
I must admit I do use both languages (although I am only learning Python),
and I find that when I use Perl it is too easy to fall into bad habits,
and I tend to spend a lengthy session refactoring my Perl programs after
Andy Leighton => andyl at azaal.dircon.co.uk
"... January is your third most common month for madness" - _Sarah Canary_
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