I want to learn a new language...
bryan.sant at gmail.com
Wed Feb 14 14:57:48 MST 2007
On 2/14/07, Bart Whiteley <bart.plug at whiteley.org> wrote:
> Merits of the language and run time environment aside, which community do
> you want to hang with? My experience is that python-heads are an agreeable
I'd like the enumerations of the merits of the language/runtime
please. Community is important, but I'm not doing this for social
reasons. I could care less if every Perl coder in the world was a
hose head, as long as it's a better language/runtime that Python.
> bunch of hard-core coders. Ruby-heads remind me of Java-heads -- not good.
Hard-core coders seems like a term open to interpretation. I want facts.
I am a Java-head. If the Ruby community thinks more like Java, that
would be a benefit in my mind.
> Perl-heads are, well, perl-heads; you've probably met some.
Aside from Jayce, I like most Perl developers. They're practical and gritty.
But note taken. Thanks.
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