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RE: COBOL vs. Perl
in thread COBOL vs. Perl
000100*I've had a COBOL course too, though luckily I never actually had to use it.
000200*(Shh! Don't tell 'em I skipped the homework ;-)
000300 ADD A TO B GIVING C.
shiny regexes and rules offered by Perl 6
other CPAN module
by looking at it on my monitor
I print it and I read it in spare time
first I convert it into $FORMAT, then I parse it
I hire someone to do it
using my custom module
I write a brand new language to do the task
on the server where I play as human, XML is forbidden
what is XML?
I speak XML natively
I write a new grammar for Perl 6
some other way
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