the "no good Perl jobs"/"no good Perl programmers" myth
jacqui.caren at ntlworld.com
Tue Aug 8 10:11:42 BST 2006
Adrian Howard wrote:
> Anybody else old enough to remember when the same sort of thing
> happened with Pascal?
Yup the original Pascal teaching language - on a Harris S6 under Vulcan.
Later... OMSI Pascal on PDP's - scary stuff when it is doing real time
process control. And the consultant only knows early FORTRAN - no data
scoping, no call parameters etc.
More information about the london.pm