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by Thanatos
12/28/02, 10:48 am
Forum: Play With Code
Topic: Why does Perl suck so much?
Replies: 13
Views: 11513

Personally I consider Perl to be outdated. For functionality and ease-of-use sake, I generally use PHP these days, also due to its widespread server support. I still think he raises valid questions, though, and I'm curious to know why their methods, such as for addressing arrays, were chosen. Keep i...
by Thanatos
12/28/02, 10:15 am
Forum: Play With Code
Topic: Why does Perl suck so much?
Replies: 13
Views: 11513

Sorry, SOD, but it seems the only person who isn't as smart as they think they are is you. Gerry raises valid points about the syntax and structure of Perl. The language was developed with other languages in plain sight to base itself from, it is well within our right to expect that it would be up t...