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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sorpigal
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2005-11-02

This is the truth. Perl without CPAN is like C with just the standard library. You can rebuild everything yourself, but why would you do that when you can go grab a .so?

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