in reply to A true master uses...

... the full power of Perl. (And leaves the pseudo-Java for the apprentices :)


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Re^2: A true master uses...
by Bloodnok (Vicar) on May 05, 2009 at 09:45 UTC
    ....it's not just apprentices that program in pseudo-java (I do like that expression - must use it at work to wind some of 'em up even more:-)) it is frequently, in my experience, ex-java programmers that are seemingly incapable &/or unwilling, of/to thinking in perl - witness Test::Unit to name but one...

    A user level that continues to overstate my experience :-))