Duct Tape Quotation
andrew-perl08 at mail.black1.org.uk
Mon Nov 19 23:03:14 GMT 2012
On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 09:58:51PM +0000, Tom Hukins wrote:
> Perl was once described as "the duct tape that hold the Internet
> together". As I recall this phrase comes from the webmaster of
Tried looking in the OED and that doesnt shed any light.
But following amused me
1995 Economist 1 July The..servers that make up the most
popular part of the Internet are often written in Perl, and
virtually all Web-based information exchanges are handled with the language.
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