Perl proficiency grading system

Philip Newton philip.newton at
Thu Mar 13 16:37:40 GMT 2008

On Thu, Mar 13, 2008 at 5:01 PM, Roger Burton West <roger at> wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 13, 2008 at 04:45:17PM +0100, Philip Newton wrote:
>  >I did a test at BrainBench once, many moons ago, and even got a real
>  >paper certificate. (Mailed from the Philippines, for some reason.)
>  When mine said I was in the top 1% of Perl programmers in London, I
>  knew it was worthless.

Oh, quite. I did it for the the laughs more than anything else. I
think they were giving away the test for free that month or something.

Philip Newton <philip.newton at>

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