[nSLUG] Fwd: Calling Perl Mongers, Monks and Mooks
vlado at cs.dal.ca
Wed Jun 5 15:58:17 ADT 2013
Perl is my favourite language. It is the closest programming langugae to
something that I would envision as an ideal programming language (although
still far). I would be happy to chat about it.
A nice writeup about its important principles is:
Natural Language Principles in Perl, by Larry Wall, which can be found at:
I would say that its main strength are regular expressions, and the main
weakness support for object-oriented programming.
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