Re: script languages
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David Christensen wrote:
> Ron Johnson wrote:
>> My big problem with Perl is "Special Variables". They are a
>> big fat maintainability and debugging trap.
> They're powerful tools, providing easy access to things "under
> the hood"; use with discretion.
Like land mines are also powerful tools. One false step, and /boom/
goes your program.
> Does Python have equivalents?
Not to my knowledge. I can't imagine that an interpreter that
enforces indentation would have Special Land Mines.
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
Is "common sense" really valid?
For example, it is "common sense" to white-power racists that
whites are superior to blacks, and that those with brown skins
are mud people.
However, that "common sense" is obviously wrong.
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