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Hello Wise Ones, I have a basic understanding of Perl and want to learn more. However, I've seen a lot of talk about Perl being a dead programming language and it's better to learn one of the other scripting languages? I just wanted to get an opinion from the 'horses mouth' before making a decision about investing time learning Perl. Also please don't shoot the messenger I am just asking:)! P.S I work in IT as a QA Tester my main interesting is gaining a better understanding of systems I have to test and using the right tool to allow me to do my job better whether its using Perl, Python, Ruby etc..

In reply to Why do people say 'Perl' is dead?!?! by lblake

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