[sf-perl] OT: New language to learn? Erlang?

Randal L. Schwartz merlyn at stonehenge.com
Wed May 20 09:07:12 PDT 2009

>>>>> "Daniel" == Daniel Lo <woof at danlo.com> writes:

Daniel> I've been snooping around and there appear to be 2 languages out there
Daniel> that interest me.

Daniel> "Lua" is a strong embedded language with salability and is being
Daniel> drafted in to more and more applications and games. http://www.lua.org
Daniel> (World of Warcraft, MySQL, etc...)

Daniel> "Erlang" is a strong HA/salability language that has a REALLY
Daniel> neat/cool architecture behind it. http://www.erlang.org (Telecom
Daniel> business, Yaws, etc..)

Smalltalk.  Definitely making a resurgence.  Revenues for commercial Smalltalk
companies went *up* in this past year, despite everything else going *down*.

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