[OT] perl and CLRs
abuse at cabal.org.uk
Wed May 2 13:15:45 BST 2007
On Wed, May 02, 2007 at 12:33:41PM +0100, Peter Hickman wrote:
> I don't think that Perl is special, it is useful. I find it to be a very
> useful tool for many problems, for other problems I use other languages. I
> do not have a Perl is the only tool you need attitude and I resent being
> labelled as such because I don't think that .NET is the next big thing. So
> I stand by my Fuck off.
As far as I can tell, .NET is liked by the Windows fanboys, mainly because
Microsoft are telling them it's the next big thing and they've been so
stuck in their monoculture they believe it.
 I actually typoed that as "next best thing", which is probably somewhat
closer to the mark.
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