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Re^2: disadvantages of perl

by dsheroh (Prior)
on Jul 03, 2009 at 11:47 UTC ( #777039=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: disadvantages of perl
in thread disadvantages of perl

Trite in general, perhaps, but, in this particular case, TIMTOWTDI is the greatest strength of Perl to those who like the flexibility and its greatest weakness to those who want to see one and only one way to do anything.

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[ambrus]: No, I think the timers are handled fine in the event loop, as far as I can see.
[Corion]: So far, I liked Prima quite well as it simply seems to do what I want even if it has an upside-down coordinate system. But it installs from CPAN out of the box and is cross-platform
[ambrus]: Corion: which coordinate system is the upside down one?
[Corion]: ambrus: "the other" ;) To me, "normal" for GUIs means (0,0) is left-upper corner of the monitor/window. But for Prima, the lower-left corner it is ;)

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