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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • he rants against ruby's yield !!! I think he didn't know about generators, etc,... I thought the article was not serious while reading it: The biggest problem I have with a new language is SEMANTICS, not syntax (ok, sometimes the way syntax express the semantics), but only if the semantics are too alien for me (like Haskell... I didn't grok it yet, but I'm trying).
    • The biggest problem I have with a new language is SEMANTICS, not syntax...

      Exactly. A programmer who continually focuses on the syntax of the language is like a writer who can't remember how to put together sentences. Don't expect great results.