Brown trousers time :~

Lyle - perl at
Mon Oct 8 20:59:20 BST 2007

Andy Armstrong wrote:
> On 8 Oct 2007, at 12:16, Lyle - wrote:
>> Good points. I'm just afraid I'll have to re-code chunks, seems I 
>> need to just bite the bullet and get stuck in.
> Writing everything in a way that's architecturally self consistent and 
> then speeding up the bottlenecks will be a lot quicker overall than 
> lumbering yourself with a clunky architecture to start with. Write it 
> clean first (obviously without being completely profligate about 
> performance) then speed it up. Always.
I'll certainly be following most of the guidelines in Perl Best Practice.


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