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Re^2: "Perl is the Cobol of the WWW"

by Courage (Parson)
on Oct 19, 2005 at 19:12 UTC ( #501383=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: "Perl is the Cobol of the WWW"
in thread "Perl is the Cobol of the WWW"

" All Unix / Linux installations come with Perl installed. "

Not true.

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Re^3: "Perl is the Cobol of the WWW"
by CountZero (Bishop) on Oct 19, 2005 at 21:02 UTC
    They don't? They should!

    CountZero

    "If you have four groups working on a compiler, you'll get a 4-pass compiler." - Conway's Law

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[GrandFather]: Oh, and the manufacturer tells lies too! I'm sure they don't mean to, but I know for sure some of the stuff they say is just wrong. It's possible they don't understand what we are asking, but that's not a good look either
[Corion]: GrandFather: Ah, unit testing hardware is fun, especially when the hardware is uncalibrated ...
[GrandFather]: Us: "What scaling do we need to apply to the numbers from the SDK for the wibble?". Them: "Oh, the numbers from the SDK for the wibble are already correct, they don't need scaling"
[GrandFather]: In our code: wibble range 1 scale by 1, range 2 scale by 2, range 3 scale by 4, range 4 scale by 8

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