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Re: Re: Re: Perl Popularity

by sth (Priest)
on Dec 18, 2003 at 01:39 UTC ( #315430=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Re: Perl Popularity
in thread Perl Popularity

I feel that a lot of people, especially newer perl users, equate perl with web development. That's really quite a narrow view - perl is much bigger than just web apps. In particular it is incredibly well suited to all sorts of data migration jobs, data warehousing, etc.

I couldn't agree more, I use Perl everyday and I don't do any web development. I use it for application servers, data processing, lots of database work ...etc.


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