the "no good Perl jobs"/"no good Perl programmers" myth
dom at happygiraffe.net
Mon Aug 7 15:36:31 BST 2006
On Mon, Aug 07, 2006 at 02:58:08PM +0100, Peter Hickman wrote:
> Nicholas Clark wrote:
> >I assume that with Java you can recruit your junior minions pre-trained.
> A graduate is likely to have Java and it is easier to assess their
My standard question for competence is now "what revision control system
do you prefer?". Any muppet can be taught a language (it would seem).
But that's not enough to be useful.
Not only that, but being able to /express an opinion/ is also a valuable
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