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Re: Debian Programming languages




On 5/24/19 7:28 PM, Christian Groessler wrote:
> On 5/24/19 6:51 PM, john doe wrote:
>> On 5/24/2019 6:14 PM, ghe wrote:
>>> Perl is happily off on it's own. "There's more than one way..." Boy is
>>> there ever. Nice to write, but it's next to impossible to understand
>>> other people's code. Python, IMHO, seems to be creeping up to replace
>>> it.
> 
> 
> I'm typically referring to perl as a "write-only" language. :-)
> 
> But don't get me wrong, I like it...
> 
> regards,
> chris
> 

That is not true. The freedom to write unreadable code doesn't mean that
the language is bad.

Just as an example, look on Perl Dancer[0] framework. It's so damn easy
and clear, one can start using it just after going through the tutorial.

Best,
Alex

[0] https://metacpan.org/pod/Dancer2::Tutorial