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Re: Let's face it, Perl *is* a scripting language

by ady (Deacon)
on Aug 10, 2006 at 18:22 UTC ( [id://566676]=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Let's face it, Perl *is* a scripting language

...we can figure out how to use positive marketing in our favor.

Agreed, as far as there's a fair chance of introducing a new programming language (in casu: Perl) in your shop. Then again, there's the kind of shops that (usually for reasons of support/maintenance and programmer profiles) standardize on one/a few specific programming languages. I've worked in a context, where only C# was allowed/supported for app. development, -- but where I could develop parts of the solution 3-5 x as easy (=productively, and... interestingly) in Perl, so... I convinced the PHB, that i needed a "small scripting tool" to supplement C#. He signed my order for Komodo, and I could start programming .... eeeehh "scripting", in Active State Perl. Been doing that since, as it best fits into thecurrent app. context.
Allan

Blessed are the meek: For they shall inherit the earth...
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