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C vs. Perl

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Preference 75% votes 25% votes
Website ? www.​perl.​org
License ?
Unicode Yes Yes
Interpreter No Yes
Description Statically typed language. Perl is a programming language that was first made to change text files. The programming language has been changed many times to do things in addition to changing text files. Sometimes Perl code is written using many symbols besides letters and numbers, which can make those programs hard to read.
Tag Procedural Programming, functional, Multi-paradigm
Multi-user system Yes Yes
Extension/Plug-in Yes Yes
Operating system
Programming language
WYSIWYG-Editor Yes Yes
Multiple projects Yes Yes
Standard compliance Yes Yes
Revision control Yes Yes
Atomicity Yes ?
Horizontal scalable Yes No
Template language
Target audience
Full text search Yes Yes
Difficulty level
Version number 12.ª 5.24.0
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes Yes
Machine Code Generation Yes No
Release Date 1972 1987
Documentation level ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
E-Mail protocols
Code Generation Yes Conditional
Dynamic typing No Yes
Programming paradigm
Comments Yes Yes
Scripting language support
Free to use Yes Yes
Active Yes Yes
Creation Date 1972 1986
Reliability ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Compiled language Yes No
Embeddable Yes Yes
Compiler Yes Yes
Jobs Oportunities ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Implementation flexibility (33% global votes) (60% global votes)
Out-of-the-box functionality (50% global votes) (56% global votes)
Control structures Yes Yes
Annotation Support No Yes
Realtime Yes Yes
Ease of use ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Free for commercial use Yes Yes
Duck typing No Yes
Useless No No
Easy of Use No Yes
Sexiness -1 000 170
Latest Standard 2011 ?
Lambda Expressions No Yes
Language Integrated Query Yes ?
Properties Yes Yes
Partial Classes Yes Yes
Unsafe code support Yes Yes
Native asynchronous operators await/async No No
Perfomance ★★★★★ ★★★★☆
I like it Yes Yes
Static Typing Yes No
Supported from Google Yes ?
Makes you angry Yes Yes
Easy to Learn Yes Yes
Ajax Yes Yes
Higher Kinded Types No Yes
Object Oriented Models No Yes
Operating system server
Type Safety No ?
Will get you a job Yes Yes
Is reliable and secure No Yes
Text-based Yes ?
Supported by Microsoft Yes No
Amount of letters 1 4
Tasks No ?
Can function without AJAX Yes Yes
Concurrency No No
Enterprise No Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes
Developed for Human No Yes
Exist In The Future Yes Yes
Garbage Collection No Yes
fappable Yes ?
Increase Stress Levels Yes ?
Inheritance No Yes
State of the art technology No ?
C++ power No Yes
Makes your hair fall Yes ?
Looks good on resumé Yes Yes
Does your mom like it No ?
High peformance Yes Yes
Make life easier No Yes
Can be developed from linux Yes Yes
Doesn't Suck Yes Yes
Write Less, Do More Yes Yes
Do I Like it Yes Yes
Easy to learn No Yes
A lisp? No ?
Is it Lisp? No No
template metaprogramming No ?
Can create an OS in it ?
Will it blend? No ?
Actually works Yes Yes
has pointers Yes ?
Modify Code in Runtime No ?
is a language? Yes Yes
Hello World! Yes Yes
Yes or No? Yes Yes
Best language ever? Yes Yes
can understand parseltongue? No Yes
Justin Bieber No ?
4+2 6 6
Does it Collect Garbage? No Yes
Suitable for Mobile Development No ?
Allows Spaghetti code Yes ?
Stupidity Yes ?
Is Literal Garbage Yes ?
Image processing engin ? Yes
Multilingual content ? Yes
Database model ?
Transactions ? Yes
External pages ? Yes
User statistics ? Yes
Map and reduce ? Yes
Isolation ? Yes
Scaffolding ? Yes
Design pattern ?
Adobe Flash Support ? No
Multi tasking ? Yes
RESTful ? Yes
Hierarchical menus ? Yes
Backend ?
Supported VCS ?
Database Connection Pooling ? Yes
Community Driven ? Good
Wizard ? Yes
HTML syntax ? Yes
WSDL ? Yes
REPL ? Yes
Versioning ? Good
Data encryption ? Yes
API ? Good
XML Aware ? Good
Open Architecture ? Yes
Cloud platform support ?
Data types ?
Browser support ?
API comprehensibility ? ★★★★★
LDAP ? Yes
Data Security ? Yes
Community feedback ? ★★★★★
Malicious Injection Prevention ? Yes
Realtime Server Push ? No
Open Source ? Yes
Source Repository ?
Value-to-Object Transformation ? Yes
Nested Comments ? Yes
Type inference ? Yes
Websocket Support ? Yes
Maven support ? No
Events Support ? Yes
Value type variables passing as reference ? Yes
Global Assembly Cache ? Yes
Runtime dynamic types ? Yes
Closures ? Yes
Delegates ? Yes
iOS Development Support ? No
Database migrations ? Yes
A/B/n ? Yes
Debug Mode ? Yes
Documentation ?
Dependency Injection ? Yes
Symbols ? Yes
Extensibility ? Yes
Unit Testing ? Yes
User management ? Yes
Pattern Matching ? Yes
Compiler Plugin Architecture ? Yes
ORM Join Support ? Yes
Mobile ready ? Yes
PDF Support ? Yes
Package Manager ? Yes
Easy Setup ? Yes
Jquery ? Yes
jQuery Support ? Yes
Vertically Scalable ? Yes
User-friendly ? Yes
Internationalization ? Yes
Heroku Support ? Yes
Easy to Config ? Yes
Can you modify it freely to make it better ? Yes
Scalability ? Yes
Ability to link to external programs and systems ? Yes
Use components elsewhere? ? Yes
Dynamic Language ? Yes
MVC ? Yes
Average Salary ? 100 017
Windows Development Support ? Yes
Written By Monkeys ? Yes
javascript compiler ? No
Manual Memory Management ? No
Windows support ? Yes
deprecated ? No
Awesome ? Yes
Proves You Can Code? ? Yes
Is a Snake ? ? No
elegant ? No
Better than Node.js ? Yes
Integrated Debugger ? Yes
Final Score ? 100
Simple ? No
Can make a cup of coffee ? Yes
true modules ? Yes
It sucks ? Yes
will make you reach ? Yes
is from microsoft ? No
Can be used to invoke demons ? Yes
Did Microsoft declare it "the standard"? ? Yes
Can it print 39? ? Yes
Makes you a racist? ? No
Should I learnd It? ? Yes
Are you still reading? ? Yes
Vendor Lock-In ? No
Will it degrade your intelligence ? No
Fast to develop ? Yes
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