[Wellington-pm] How much perl is out there?

Jethro Carr jethro.carr at jethrocarr.com
Sat May 29 04:41:07 PDT 2010

On Sat, 2010-05-29 at 19:44 +1200, dale.durose wrote:
> Hello Mongers
> I have a question is perl still being used commonly in the new zealand 
> IT industry? I know in the past it was used for most web applications. 
> So i imagine its holding strong with the system administrators out there?

hi Dale,

I'm not doing so much Perl these days, most of our work is PHP-based web

But it's certainly still around and I'm still using it in some new
projects, mainly:

* System-side applications
* Things involving lots of regex,
* Where there is a specific module that will make life easier.


Jethro Carr
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