advice for perl expert wanting to learn python

Aahz aahz at
Tue Aug 24 23:01:43 CEST 2004

In article <b16e4ef7.0408240812.1846c9f8 at>,
Stephen Ferg <steve at> wrote:
>I'm surprised nobody mentioned Martin Brown's book "Perl to Python
>The reviews indicate that although it has a lot of typos it is useful.

Well, that is not a review I would make.  I think it's just a couple of
notches better than "horrible" -- I believe any Perl programmer would be
much better off with a regular Python book.
Aahz (aahz at           <*>

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