Perl is dead

Stefano Rodighiero stefano.rodighiero at
Thu Dec 4 15:10:31 GMT 2008

On Thu, Dec 4, 2008 at 4:03 PM, Abigail <abigail at> wrote:

> The moment Perl start to implement features of other language for the
> purpose of attracting programmers away from other languages, I'll be
> convinced Perl is dying. And I'll join a language/community that is convinced
> of its own strength.

Ok for Perl as a language, but the point gains sense if Perl is considered
as a technology. For example, I think PHP gained momentum for the
simplicity of the installing procedures of products based on it.



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