A Mountain of Perl Books + Python Advocacy

Michael Hudson mwh21 at cam.ac.uk
Tue Apr 11 12:35:20 CEST 2000

i_luv_fudge at I_HATE_SPAM.hotmail.com (.,.) writes:

> It still doesn't change the fact that this is a VERY hard language
> to learn as a layman without a guide or some sort of coding TLA
> translator.  

Compared to what?  perl?  C++?  Don't make us laugh...

> When and if I get proficient I might write a page for people with
> that in mind.

Tried these? (found on http://www.python.org/doc/Intros.html)


Not to discourage you from your literary efforts, more would always be
good, but they may be of some use.


  incidentally, asking why things are "left out of the language" is
  a good sign that the asker is fairly clueless.
                                      -- Erik Naggum, comp.lang.lisp

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