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Re: Python or Perl for a Debian maintainance project?

On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 09:57:11PM +0100, Stephane Bortzmeyer wrote:
> I love Python (partly because of that very same reason) *but* the
> choice of a programming language, for a practical task (not an
> academic assignment) should not only depend on intrinsic
> characteristics of the language but also on other things:
> * the abundance of high-quality (tested, documented and used in the
> real world) libraries for various tasks (Perl and the CPAN are clear
> winners in that respect).
about abundance CPAN clearly wins. but if you talk about high-quality
IMHO the winner is not as clear as you are selling...

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