in reply to Perl as Language
C is to Perl as Latin is to EnglishI disagree. C is far from a dead language, and C has orders of a magnitude more "speakers" than Perl has. In fact, if you take two programmers, the language they most likely share common knowledge of will be C - just like the English will be the most likely language two people share common knowledge of.
C is to Perl like English is to Esperanto.
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Re^2: Perl as Language
by adrianh (Chancellor) on May 22, 2004 at 22:41 UTC
Re: Re: Perl as Language
by DrHyde (Prior) on May 24, 2004 at 08:02 UTC