[Ilugc] Please guide

Chakkaradeep C C chaks.yoper at gmail.com
Tue Jun 20 11:47:50 IST 2006


On 6/20/06, R. Ramkumar <andyetitmoves at gmail.com> wrote:
> > dump both and go for python
> I don't intend to start off a flame war, but Perl has its place in the
> scheme of things. You can't just dump it. I am sure you know how
> useful Perl can be to a sysad. If I quickly need to parse some output
> to generate some statistics on whether everything is going right, I
> would rather right five lines of Perl code.

in the same way, i find sed and awk to be best for sysadmin to parse some
output.Yes, they are difficult to learn, but once you do, they are Powerful
and your genie :)

again, it moves on...

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