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Re: Re: Re: Closing Perl Source

by Anonymous Monk
on Apr 03, 2003 at 09:12 UTC ( #247710=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: Closing Perl Source
in thread Closing Perl Source

I have personally seen big companies reject systems because they were written in Perl for this reason.

And it's an extremely valid, if not the most valid, reason to do so. Companies exist to make money. If you want otherwise, go work for a charity. You simply aren't going to make as much (if any) by releasing the source and letting everyone do as they please with it. If you can't understand this basic concept, I recommend you stick to programming and never get into management (heaven, I know ;).


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