Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Perl Monk, Perl Meditation
 
PerlMonks  

Re^3: How many man-hours would you estimate you have invested in learning Perl?

by Anonymous Monk
on Apr 09, 2013 at 15:41 UTC ( #1027767=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: How many man-hours would you estimate you have invested in learning Perl?
in thread How many man-hours would you estimate you have invested in learning Perl?

Matt Trout wrote that. Read it: personal attacks, word choice, word *style*. And cowardly hiding behind anonymity.
  • Comment on Re^3: How many man-hours would you estimate you have invested in learning Perl?

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re^4: How many man-hours would you estimate you have invested in learning Perl?
by Anonymous Monk on Apr 09, 2013 at 16:50 UTC

    Wrong. I know because I wrote it, and I ain't He.

    I am vaguely aware of the name, but I wouldn't recognise him if he sat next to me on the tram.

    And he wouldn't know me either.

    As for cowardice; I notice you have cloaking engaged also.

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1027767]
help
Chatterbox?
shmem bows. Thank you
[marto]: slowclap.gif
[marto]: animated gif in question...
[1nickt]: Interesting article on the Coming Software Apocaplyse that I found while following one of eyepopslikeamosqui to's posts. Posits that no one can guarantee the quality of, or even understand, the 100 million lines of code in a mo
[holli]: you know, monk days are fun and all. but too many of them are bad for your health
[1nickt]: ...modern car. Suggests using TLA+ or other software modeling language to autogenerate code.
1nickt is not sure more and more layers separating the programmer from the program is the right way to go...
[holli]: happy one, shmem ;)
[1nickt]: I had an interview couople of weeks ago, heard from a principal engineer that a friend of his who works at The Google told him that the self-teaching software that determines the dynamic pricing for their adverts...
[1nickt]: ... has become so complex that there is no one at the Goole who knows what it does.

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others cooling their heels in the Monastery: (10)
As of 2017-11-21 12:58 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    In order to be able to say "I know Perl", you must have:













    Results (301 votes). Check out past polls.

    Notices?