web at umich.edu
Tue Feb 19 14:22:46 UTC 2008
According to Tim Daneliuk <tundra at tundraware.com>:
> Before you go down this road too far, you should take a look at Python
> as an implementation language. If what you're doing involves text and
> string manipulation, Python is loaded with good modules that will make
> your task a snap. Having coded extensively in many assemblers, C,
> BASIC, ... I now find myself reaching exclusively for Python when
> writing applications and utilities unless the task at hand must have
> the performance of native C. Try it ... you'll be shocked how fast
> your program comes together.
Might the same not be said for Perl?
William Bulley Email: web at umich.edu
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