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Re: regarding intolerance to perl which I observe

by tqisjim (Beadle)
on Jul 30, 2013 at 14:31 UTC ( #1047044=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to regarding intolerance to perl which I observe

Last winter in Aaron Schwartz's Economist obituary, Perl was described with superlatives as a powerful programming language. Ie, giving the impression that Perl is the 'most' powerful language.

Economist has at least WSJ standing. And I wondered about the writer's source material.

I used to build websites for a PR firm and retain a bias. Maybe TPF has had similar thoughts?


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