Favored Language for Network Enabled Apps.
bryan.sant at gmail.com
Mon Oct 29 14:27:16 MDT 2007
On 10/29/07, Corey Edwards <tensai at zmonkey.org> wrote:
> For my money's worth (and I don't code a lot) I wouldn't choose Java for
> network programming. It's so verbose with so many layers of indirection.
> I would pick Perl, but that's just because that's what I know best.
I think your last point is the most valid. There's no shame is
preferring the lang you know best to solve any given problem
(including network programming).
In most cases, I believe Java's verbosity is a feature not a flaw.
However, if verbosity were a superhero then perl would be its arch
nemesis. So I can see your distaste considering your comfort with the
"perl way" (tm). Ironically, I use both java and perl... Yes, I'm a
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