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Perl 6 Ruby
Preference (75% global votes) (40% global votes)
Website perl6.​org https:/​/​www.​ruby-lang.​org/​en/​
Unicode Yes Yes
Interpreter Yes Yes
Description Object-oriented programming including generics, roles and multiple dispatch A dynamic, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity.
Tag Multi-paradigm, Object Oriented, procedural, Meta, Closure Programming Language
Extension/Plug-in Yes Yes
Image processing engin Any ?
Operating system
Programming language
Transactions Conditional ?
WYSIWYG-Editor Yes Yes
Map and reduce Yes ?
Atomicity Yes ?
Horizontal scalable Yes ?
Target audience
Difficulty level
Version number 6.c 2.1.3
Machine Code Generation Yes No
Release Date 25ᵗʰ December 2015 20ᵗʰ March 1991
Documentation level ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Multi tasking Yes Yes
Influences ?
RESTful Conditional Yes
Code Generation Yes Conditional
Dynamic typing Yes Yes
Programming paradigm
Free to use Yes Yes
Active Yes Yes
Supported VCS ?
Creation Date 25ᵗʰ December 2015 1995
Community Driven Basic Basic
REPL Yes Yes
Reliability ★★★★☆ ★★★★★
Data encryption Yes ?
File Assets Yes ?
API Good Basic
Compiled language No Conditional
Embeddable Yes ?
Compiler Yes Yes
Jobs Oportunities ★★☆☆☆ ★★★☆☆
Implementation flexibility (100% global votes) (100% global votes)
Out-of-the-box functionality (100% global votes) (0% global votes)
Realtime Yes Yes
Ease of use ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Free for commercial use Yes Yes
Duck typing Yes Yes
Easy of Use Yes Yes
Sexiness 2 100
Latest Standard September 2017 ?
JVM Yes No
Open Source Yes No
Type inference Yes ?
Lambda Expressions Yes Yes
Unsafe code support Yes No
Value types creation Yes Yes
Value type variables passing as reference Yes ?
Safe casting Yes ?
Global Assembly Cache Yes ?
Runtime dynamic types Yes ?
Closures Yes ?
Native asynchronous operators await/async Yes Yes
Perfomance ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
I like it Yes Yes
Debug Mode Yes Yes
Static Typing Yes ?
Dependency Injection Yes ?
Symbols Yes ?
Makes you angry No No
Easy to Learn Yes Yes
Extensibility Yes ?
Macro System Yes Yes
Pattern Matching Yes ?
Object-Oriented Views Yes ?
Object Oriented Models Yes ?
Operating system server
Package Manager Yes ?
JIT Compiler Yes Yes
Self Server Yes ?
Will get you a job Yes ?
Scalability Yes ?
Ability to link to external programs and systems Yes ?
Bytecode Generation Yes ?
Official IDE Support No Yes
Concurrency Yes ?
Dynamic Language Yes ?
Namespaces Yes ?
Developed for Human Yes ?
javascript compiler Yes ?
Garbage Collection Yes Yes
Yes ?
Windows support Yes ?
C++ power Yes ?
Awesome Yes ?
Bullshit No ?
Proves You Can Code? Yes ?
Make life easier Yes ?
Can be developed from linux Yes ?
elegant Yes ?
Doesn't Suck Yes ?
Write Less, Do More Yes ?
Better than Node.js Yes ?
Integrated Debugger Yes ?
Can make a cup of coffee Yes ?
Is it Lisp? No ?
Impresses your boss Yes ?
is from microsoft No ?
Can be used to invoke demons Yes ?
is a language? Yes Yes
Hello World! Yes ?
Can it print 39? Yes ?
Best language ever? Yes ?
Should I learnd It? Yes ?
Threadsafe Yes ?
Allows Spaghetti code Yes ?
Hack friendly Yes ?
Machine learning Yes ?
Believes the World Is Flat No ?
Sexy? Yes ?
Will Help Trump Make America Great Again Yes ?
Clojure Yes ?
Albert likes it Yes ?
Reads naturally Yes ?
Fast to develop Yes ?
Resilient to change No ?
A genius would like it Yes ?
Fun to work with Yes ?
Bitches about implementation? No ?
Multi-user system ? Yes
Multilingual content ? Conditional
Multiple projects ? Yes
Isolation ? Yes
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) ? Yes
3D Screen ? No
Comments ? Yes
Scripting language support ?
Database Connection Pooling ? Yes
API comprehensibility ? ★★★★☆
Control structures ? Yes
Community feedback ? ★★★★☆
CLR ? Yes
Nested Comments ? Yes
Events Support ? Yes
Properties ? Yes
Partial Classes ? Yes
Delegates ? Yes
Autocomplete Code ? Yes
Unit Testing ? Yes
Mobile ready ? Yes
Easy Setup ? Yes
Supported by Microsoft ? No
Easy to learn ? Yes
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