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Date:      Tue, 07 Feb 2012 14:07:15 +1000
From:      Da Rock <>
Subject:   Re: Software Development using Freebsd.
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <20120207040649.GA28910@hemlock.hydra>
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On 02/07/12 14:06, Chad Perrin wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 06, 2012 at 07:36:46PM -0800, Randal L. Schwartz wrote:
>>>>>>> "DDa" == Da Rock writes:
>>>> Would you do that with Python or something else?
>> DDa>  Depending on what you really need to solve decides your
>> DDa>  language. Others have offered advice here, but may I suggest Perl?
>> DDa>  For most data and its proven ability to handle/match string data it
>> DDa>  is very useful. And using tk it will run on windows as well.
>> At this point, there's absolutely nothing that Python can do that Perl
>> can't, and very likely vice versa.
>> However, from personal experience, I know that Larry Wall understands
>> Object Oriented Programming, and Guido definitely doesn't get it.
>> Obviously, other people have worked on both languages, but keep that in
>> mind.  I can present my evidence of how Guido doesn't get it in a longer
>> post, if prompted.
> I'm definitely curious.  If you don't think this is the place for it, I'd
> love to see your explanation in private email or by other means.

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