[rescue] decisions, decisions

Patrick Finnegan pat at computer-refuge.org
Thu Apr 28 11:33:40 CDT 2005

On Thursday 28 April 2005 10:29, Phil Stracchino wrote:
> Joshua Boyd wrote:
> > On Thu, Apr 28, 2005 at 09:30:43AM -0400, Phil Stracchino wrote:
> >>Heh.  ;)  I've heard it cited that PHP is the most common single
> >>compromise route for Apache servers.  I've never understood the
> >> point of PHP, frankly -- it doesn't seem to do anything that
> >> cannot be done with equal facility in Perl.
> >
> > Does perl let you stick the code in html in <?php ?> blocks?  That
> > seems to be part of it's popularity.
> I'm sure you're right.  It allows quickly and easily bodging things
> together ....   but then you have a quick, easy bodge, with all that
> entails.

I thought Perl was for bodging things together?

/me ducks and runs

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