On Mon, 24 Oct 2005, H.Merijn Brand wrote:
FEAR: Perl6 will not be able to fix the stigma of "just a scripting
language" or "line noise"
perl5 has never been "just a scripting language"
But sadly enough it is often _perceived_ as such. And also like "line
noise", as the person you're answering to correctly states: an opinion we
all beg to differ, I suppose, but a widespread one indeed...
you'll see that it shouldn't be so. AND, the writting as usuall is
fantastic incompetent. To illustrate, i quote:
- Xah Lee trolling in clpmisc,
"perl bug File::Basename and Perl's nature"