ONLamp: Perl Versus PHP 5
Aug 20, 2004, 02:30 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Brian D. Foy)
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"At the Open Source Convention, I heard a lot of Perl people
bemoaning PHP 5. I've never really had anything against PHP. I
don't care to use it, but that's just my preference. Some people
really hate it though.
"I figure that they must have something that people like if it
is so popular. I figure it is easy to use and widely available.
Perl was once easy to use, but lately I've seen a lot of complaints
about how hard it is to install modules and whatnot..."