the "no good Perl jobs"/"no good Perl programmers" myth

Nicholas Clark nick at
Mon Aug 7 14:28:52 BST 2006

On Mon, Aug 07, 2006 at 02:19:26PM +0100, Pete Sergeant wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 07, 2006 at 01:50:55PM +0100, Andy Wardley wrote:
> > So the only people left using Perl these days are those who *choose*
> > to use it because it's a powerful and flexible language that gets the
> > job done quickly and efficiently.  They're the smart kids who know
> > better than to follow the latest fad.
> You've clearly not tried to hire a Perl programmer recently.

You have? If so, what did you find?

Nicholas Clark

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