I just wanted to post this here, to hear opinions from experts.
Is it actually worth expanding my Perl skills, or should I just move to Python? I would consider myself more or less intermediate user, but I know there are more things I could learn. It is just somehow, wherever I turn to, everyone is "talking" Python (or R). And my problem is that I don't really have some good arguments to "defend" my choice.
It would be great if I could hear your opinion on where Perl is really good, where it is actually used nowadays (real-life examples I mean), and, if this is the case, where it excels compared to languages like Python or R.
Many thanks for any input!
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