It's not very likely that people are going to one day choose to write boot loaders in Perl...
And it would have to be some desperate and twisted evil foo hackery that would code an entire operating system kernel in perl (that could run stand-alone).
Perl device drivers do not sound like a Good IdeaTM.
There are some jobs that are always going to be better written in assembler (or perhaps C)
What is your perl binary written in, and why?
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