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Re^2: Should I come back to Perl?

by jekyll (Acolyte)
on Sep 11, 2015 at 12:16 UTC ( #1141668=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Should I come back to Perl?
in thread Should I come back to Perl?

\o,

actually, both of your scenarios lead to the final fall of Perl 5 as having the ex-Java crowd around rarely means an improvement for any language, right?

Regards and all that,
jkl

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Re^3: Should I come back to Perl?
by Anonymous Monk on Sep 11, 2015 at 13:28 UTC

    jekyll

    ...having the ex-Java crowd around rarely means an improvement for any language, right?

    I can confirm. I swear our simple Objective-C app has a CORBA server embedded in it just to populate 20-character read-only text fields. That's a mild exaggeration, but you get the idea. Put there by ex-Java heads, of course; I assume fleeing the world of Tomcat or some such.

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