Perl Vs Python

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Wed Feb 26 23:03:03 CET 2003

Cameron Laird wrote:
> In article <698f09f8.0302260719.32732359 at>,
> Jeremy Fincher <tweedgeezer at> wrote:
>>"Bo M. Maryniuck" <b.maryniuk at> wrote in message
>>news:<mailman.1046253391.9828.python-list at>...
>>>- You can not provide the bytecode for end-customer 
>>>  if you would not like to show him the sources.
>>Considering that Python bytecode can be trivially decompiled into
>>rather similar source to that which it was compiled from, this isn't
>>really an advantage.
> It is in some circles, including several
> which pay real money for the difference.

Perl SOURCE is slightly harder to understand than Python BYTECODE.


ie "cat my-cgi.pyc" versus "cat".



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