Articles tagged Perl

  1. Define pedantic
  2. Power programming. What makes a language powerful? The programmer!
  3. Python was named after a comedy troupe. This note discusses what makes a good name for a computer language.
  4. Perl 6, Python 3
  5. Entertaining Documentation
  6. Too big or too clever? Steve Yegge says that, for large applications, size is an enemy best controlled by dynamic languages. Alex Martelli says a language can be too dynamic for a large application. Who's right?
  7. Maybe we live in a scripting universe. Comments on Larry Wall's 11th State of the Onion address.
  8. A yen for more symbols
  9. Pitching Python in three syllables
  10. How green you are
  11. Perlish Wisdom
  12. Shells, Logs and Pipes