Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
P is for Practical
 
PerlMonks  

Comment on

( #3333=superdoc: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

May I ask ... are you trying to be professional, or merely provocative?

At the moment, I am responsible for one client system in Python, two client systems in PHP, and one in Java ... with a couple of Perl clients currently-happy and requiring no work right now.   Over the past three decades, I’ve done extensive work in about two dozen languages.   I don’t think about it much anymore:   I have a hat-rack and change hats all day long.

Therefore, I think I am missing your point here.   Programming languages are tools.   Any comment made about the relevance of an index should be taken as relevant and considered, even if you don’t see why.   And so on.   Many folks from time to time “see the light” about whatever-it- is-today language, this “light-bulb” being that every other language (and every old-phart who dares to profess knowledge of it) must be C7007355.   Hang around this biz long enough and, I assure you, you will see this very thing many dozens of times.   (Especially if there is a University nearby.)

You merely stir up a tempest in a tea-pot, and to what end?   There are many languages in my tool-box.   During the course of any given week, I flip at-will between several.   And so does, I daresay, everybody else here (or anywhere).


In reply to Re: How to wake up the Perl community? by sundialsvc4
in thread How to wake up the Perl community? by PetaMem

Title:
Use:  <p> text here (a paragraph) </p>
and:  <code> code here </code>
to format your post; it's "PerlMonks-approved HTML":



  • Posts are HTML formatted. Put <p> </p> tags around your paragraphs. Put <code> </code> tags around your code and data!
  • Read Where should I post X? if you're not absolutely sure you're posting in the right place.
  • Please read these before you post! —
  • Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags:
    a, abbr, b, big, blockquote, br, caption, center, col, colgroup, dd, del, div, dl, dt, em, font, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, hr, i, ins, li, ol, p, pre, readmore, small, span, spoiler, strike, strong, sub, sup, table, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr, tt, u, ul, wbr
  • Outside of code tags, you may need to use entities for some characters:
            For:     Use:
    & &amp;
    < &lt;
    > &gt;
    [ &#91;
    ] &#93;
  • Link using PerlMonks shortcuts! What shortcuts can I use for linking?
  • See Writeup Formatting Tips and other pages linked from there for more info.
  • Log In?
    Username:
    Password:

    What's my password?
    Create A New User
    Chatterbox?
    and the web crawler heard nothing...

    How do I use this? | Other CB clients
    Other Users?
    Others making s'mores by the fire in the courtyard of the Monastery: (4)
    As of 2014-09-02 04:19 GMT
    Sections?
    Information?
    Find Nodes?
    Leftovers?
      Voting Booth?

      My favorite cookbook is:










      Results (19 votes), past polls