Re: OT: what scripting language to learn?
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On 04/11/08 13:47, Daniel Mahoney wrote:
> Damon L. Chesser wrote:
>> I keep coming up against a wall "Solid scripting experience required"
>> in my job search (for Linux sys admin). IYHO, what would be the one
>> scripting language to learn?
> Though I find Python to be clearer and easier to write, Perl would
> probably be a good choice. There are a lot more tools out there written
> in Perl than those written in Python.
Python certainly is more rational, but what the ad means is "solid
shell (which implies sed & awk) and Perl experience required".
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
We want... a Shrubbery!!
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