script files with python (instead of tcsh/bash)?

Esmail ebonak at
Sun Mar 22 03:03:40 CET 2009

andrew cooke wrote:
> Esmail wrote:
> just a quick data point here - 


> so you might be better spending the time improving your bash skills than
> doing what will be largely drudge work in a language you already know.

I'll have to think about it .. at this point I know both languages about
equally "well" .. (not really), but Python has more universal applicability,
so I thought this might be a good reason to hone my Python skills and come
up with something useful at the same time.

Thanks for the post, the more data points,the better.


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