Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
There's more than one way to do things
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Expert programmer's certification

by CountZero (Bishop)
on Jan 15, 2004 at 06:41 UTC ( #321481=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Expert programmer's certification

Thank you all for your valuable insights.

I was not really planning to do such a test, I was mostly surprised by the fact that such a test at all was available for Perl. Knowing the Perl-community mainly through PerlMonks and YAPC, I did not expect such tests to be taken very serious by those who really know Perl.

But then again, it is probably very easy to put up a dynamic web-site with some multiple choice tests and thus relieve unsuspecting passers-by from 25 USD for a nicely printed certificate.

You could get rich fast while sleeping, in that way!

Perhaps the site is even running on some Perl scripts; who knows there might even be a CPAN module in it somewhere.

CountZero

"If you have four groups working on a compiler, you'll get a 4-pass compiler." - Conway's Law


Comment on Re: Expert programmer's certification

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://321481]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others rifling through the Monastery: (11)
As of 2016-02-11 17:53 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    How many photographs, souvenirs, artworks, trophies or other decorative objects are displayed in your home?





    Results (377 votes), past polls