Python vs. Perl

Timo Virkkala a at a.invalid
Mon Dec 13 09:51:28 CET 2004

Christos TZOTZIOY Georgiou wrote:
> Both languages cover all of your requirements.  So read as much
> documentation needed to write some simple programs as examples doing
> similar tasks to the one you want in *both* languages.  Test them that
> they work.  Then forget about your problems.  Go to an island.  Dream.
> Relax.  Come back without explanations six months later, and if they
> take you back in the same company, read *both* of your example programs.
> You'll know then which language to select (I would select the language
> of the island natives, but that's another story :)

That's unfair! That approach leads to Python every time!

Oh wait, that was the purpose.. :)

Timo Virkkala

More information about the Python-list mailing list