[Chicago-talk] Perl Developers Kit
Michael D. Stemle, Jr.
manchicken at notsosoft.net
Fri Oct 27 07:33:24 PDT 2006
I checked it out a while ago. I found it... unsatisfactory. Emacs with ECB
(if you like that sort of thing) makes a better IDE than their silly little
IDE thing. I'm a big fan of emacs, but gosh, I can't see paying that much
for a nonsense solution that is truly unnecessary.
In my experience, PDK is used by companies (*cough*ActiveState) and people who
want to release proprietary perl applications in binary form only... which is
illegal in many cases and unethical in all cases.
On Thursday 26 October 2006 13:13, Jim Jacobus wrote:
> Does anyone use or have experience with the Activestate Perl
> Developers Kit? It seems like a very expensive piece of software for
> very little value. Personally, I use a good (free) editor like
> Notepad++ to get syntax highlighting. Testing locally is easy. Can't
> figure out what the PDK would be good for other than a novice. Am I
> missing something?
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