Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 10th Sep 2010 14:59 UTC
General Development Python programmers shouldn't get too smug. While many people agree that Python is designed in a way that makes it a highly readable language, there can still be problems with legacy, untested Python code too. Porting legacy Perl to Python can be a daunting task. In this article, learn some of the theory behind dealing with legacy code, including what not to do.
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I've used the phrase "well, mainstream", so you don't have to understand it literally. What I meant is that syntax looks more like some other popular languages, like Java, JavaScript or C#.

I am aware that there is, probably, more Perl code than Python code out there.

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