Linux Journal: My Language is Better Than Your Language
Nov 11, 2000, 14:35 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Don Marti)
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"Kick off your Comdex experience the right way with a good
old-fashioned programming language debate. I'll be moderating two
of them. The first, 'Scripting Language Shoot-Out,' will be on
Monday, November 13th at 10:15 am. The second, 'Programming
Language Shoot-Out,' will follow at 2:45 pm, assuming we're not all
"Naturally, the first will focus on scripting languages, the
tools we use for web sites and system administration stuff. The
second will focus on languages for general tasks."
"Which language has the best performance? Which is easiest to
maintain over the life of your program? Which is the True Way, and
which is filth fit only for madmen and swine?"