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Re: I mainly write Perl at...

by Juerd (Abbot)
on Oct 21, 2002 at 06:52 UTC ( #206780=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to I mainly write Perl at...

Perl is a huge part of what I consider "work", but it also pleases me as a quick and dirty scripting language for doing things at home. I couldn't live without my dictionary-website-grabber script, or the script that tells me when the next train leaves. Without Perl, I'd have a hard time converting all sorts of text formats into eachother, both at home and at the office.

Home and work are hard to keep separated if you're a business owner. I often work at home, and do private coding at the office, so I couldn't decide between work and home. I chose "a keyboard" :)

As my job: yes; When I can: yes; In secret: sometimes; For fun: yes; Seriously: rarely; 4am: er, yea; A keyboard: most always.

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Re: Re: I mainly write Perl at...
by FabsBSD (Acolyte) on Oct 25, 2002 at 21:28 UTC
    It looks great with white wine! FabsBSD

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