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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Bill Shooter of Bul
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Well, I occasionally help out friends maintain their websites. Which means I log into random shared hosting boxes, whos OS and software installed I can't control. Often times, there are batch operations that I could fix easily with a script. I can't count on python always being there, but perl is always there.

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