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Re^3: What Perl CAN'T do?

by jdporter (Canon)
on Dec 19, 2005 at 21:58 UTC ( #517912=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: What Perl CAN'T do?
in thread What Perl CAN'T do?

I think you've missed the point of the original question, which was really about choice of language environment, i.e. how to choose between Perl, Java, C#, etc. I would argue that Perl is a stronger choice, as a language environment, than Java at least, because it is so easy to drop down to the metal (using XS) when the need arises.

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