I hadn't heard of Selena Sol either, arturo.
But I take the point to be that neither MSA nor SS provide enlightenment, and that both should be shunned by the faithful.
in reply to A Request for a little history lesson
in thread Elements of Programming with Perl
For what it's worth, I'm just plain lucky.
Missed MSA and SS, finding the Monastery instead when I needed to learn more than rudimentery Perl for logfile processing.
I have a *lot* to learn, thankfully not to un-learn.
If you really want to see Another Way Not To Do It, www.google.com is pretty effective.
(about Google, not about "how not to do it")
striving for Perl Adept
Update: "learned ybiC..."
Thanks for the compliment, jptxs. 8^) Wish I deserved it.
$ybiC='grasshopper' while ($lang='Perl');