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Re:x4 Favorite programming language, other than Perl: (awk!)

by jmcnamara (Monsignor)
on May 07, 2002 at 12:42 UTC ( #164611=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re:x3 Favorite programming language, other than Perl: (awk!)
in thread Favorite programming language, other than Perl:


These days I still find myself using awk for one-liners

A few months ago I was going to post a golf competition based on the one-liners at the beginning of The Awk Programming Language. A sort of awk versus Perl.

However, when I tried it myself I couldn't out-golf any of the awk solutions.

I am very fond of awk. It stirs emotions in me like memories of an old sweetheart.

--
John.


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