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Re: Perl VS Python

by Beatnik (Parson)
on Aug 04, 2001 at 17:44 UTC ( #102232=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perl VS Python

Classic example of Perl Advocacy...

IMHO you can't judge if one language is suckier than the other if you donno both languages equally well. (Except for COBOL, coz I KNOW it sucks, that's just a fact).
If you're gonna discuss this in detail with him, grab a good Perl book and try to counter all so called bad things he states about Perl. Also get a good Python book and learn it too. Have a language war (and get pictures) :))

Ofcourse if all other programming languages were considered illegal, you could just have him arrested for even mentioning that stuff... *wink* *wink*

Greetz
Beatnik
... Quidquid perl dictum sit, altum viditur.


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