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I love that roughly 35 years after its creation we're still arguing about what c++ is or is not in relation to C. I'm looking forward to the debates and blog posts of my grandchildren on Perl 6 vs Perl 5
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Doubt either of our grandchildren will ever use Perl. It is truly an arcane language that has no niche and no new application written in it.

I'm still using perl scripts for log parsing and some general sys-admin type stuff, but yeah, it's way past its prime.

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