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Perl vs. Python

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Preference (46% global votes) (100% global votes)
Website www.​perl.​org python.​org
License
Features
Unicode Yes Yes
Interpreter Yes Yes
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Description 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. a widely used general-purpose, high-level programming language.
Tag Programming, functional, Multi-paradigm OOP
Multi-user system Yes Yes
Extension/Plug-in Yes Yes
Image processing engin Yes PILlow
Operating system
Programming language
Database
Multilingual content Yes Yes
Database model
Transactions Yes Yes
Price rating ★★★★★ ★★★★★
WYSIWYG-Editor Yes Yes
Multiple projects Yes Yes
Standard compliance Yes Yes
External pages Yes ?
User statistics Yes ?
Map and reduce Yes Yes
Revision control Yes ?
Isolation Yes ?
Horizontal scalable No Yes
Template language
Target audience
Framework
Full text search Yes ?
Scaffolding Yes ?
Design pattern
Difficulty level
Version number 5.28.0 3.5.2
Adobe Flash Support No Yes
Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) Yes Yes
Machine Code Generation No No
Release Date 1987 February 1991
Documentation level ★★★★★ ★★★★★
E-Mail protocols ?
Multi tasking Yes Yes
Influences
RESTful Yes Yes
Code Generation Conditional Yes
Dynamic typing Yes Yes
Programming paradigm
Comments Yes Yes
Hierarchical menus Yes ?
Scripting language support
Free to use Yes Yes
Backend
Active Yes Yes
Supported VCS
Database Connection Pooling Yes Yes
Compression Yes ?
Creation Date 1986 1989
Community Driven Excellent Good
Wizard Yes ?
HTML syntax Yes ?
WSDL Yes ?
REPL Yes Yes
Reliability ★★★★★ ★★★★☆
Versioning Good Good
Data encryption Yes Conditional
API Good Good
Compiled language No Conditional
Syntax Highlighting Yes ?
XML Aware Good ?
Embeddable Yes Yes
Open Architecture Yes ?
Cloud platform support ?
Data types ?
Compiler Yes No
Browser support ?
API comprehensibility ★★★★★ ★★★★☆
Jobs Oportunities ★★★★☆ ★★★★☆
Implementation flexibility (86% global votes) (100% global votes)
Out-of-the-box functionality (70% global votes) (100% global votes)
Control structures Yes Yes
Annotation Support Yes Yes
LDAP Yes ?
Realtime Yes Yes
Data Security Yes ?
Community feedback ★★★★★ ★★★★★
Ease of use ★★★★★ ★★★★★
Malicious Injection Prevention Yes Yes
Copy, Cut and Paste Support Yes Yes
Free for commercial use Yes Yes
Duck typing Yes Yes
Useless No No
Realtime Server Push No Yes
Easy of Use Yes Yes
Sexiness 171 ?
JVM No Yes
CLR No Yes
Open Source Yes Yes
Source Repository ?
Value-to-Object Transformation Yes ?
Nested Comments Yes Yes
Type inference Yes Yes
Websocket Support Yes Yes
Maven support No No
Events Support Yes Yes
Lambda Expressions Yes Yes
Properties Yes Yes
Partial Classes Yes No
Unsafe code support Yes No
Value type variables passing as reference Yes No
Global Assembly Cache Yes ?
Runtime dynamic types Yes Yes
Closures Yes Yes
Delegates Yes Yes
iOS Development Support No Yes
Native asynchronous operators await/async No Yes
Perfomance ★★★★☆ ★★★☆☆
Database migrations Yes ?
I like it Yes Yes
A/B/n Yes ?
Debug Mode Yes Yes
Static Typing No No
Documentation ?
Dependency Injection Yes Yes
Symbols Yes Yes
Personalization Yes ?
Makes you angry Yes Yes
Easy to Learn Yes Yes
Extensibility Yes Yes
Unit Testing Yes Yes
Ajax Yes No
GUI Yes Yes
User management Yes ?
Macro System No Yes
Higher Kinded Types Yes No
Pattern Matching Yes Yes
Compiler Plugin Architecture Yes ?
ORM Join Support Yes ?
Object Oriented Models Yes Yes
Mobile ready Yes Yes
PDF Support Yes ?
Operating system server
Package Manager Yes Yes
Makes developer create a slew of inefficient Javascript No No
Easy Setup Yes Yes
Jquery Yes Yes
jQuery Support Yes Yes
Vertically Scalable Yes Yes
User-friendly Yes Yes
Internationalization Yes Yes
Heroku Support Yes Yes
Easy to Config Yes Yes
Can you modify it freely to make it better Yes Yes
Will get you a job Yes Yes
Is reliable and secure Yes Yes
Text-based Yes Yes
Scalability Yes Yes
Ability to link to external programs and systems Yes Yes
Supported by Microsoft No ?
Bytecode Generation Yes Yes
Amount of letters 4 6
Use components elsewhere? Yes Yes
Responsive Website Yes ?
Can function without AJAX Yes Yes
Concurrency No Yes
Programs
Dynamic Language Yes Yes
Enterprise Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes
CKDI - All the Cool Kids Do It Yes ?
MVC Yes Yes
Average Salary 100 017 ?
Developed for Human Yes Yes
Exist In The Future Yes Yes
Windows Development Support Yes Yes
Written By Monkeys Yes No
javascript compiler No Yes
Manual Memory Management No Yes
Garbage Collection Yes Yes
fappable Yes No
Yes Yes
Windows support Yes Yes
Inheritance Yes Yes
:) Yes ?
State of the art technology Yes Yes
deprecated No No
C++ power No Yes
Awesome Yes Yes
Makes your hair fall Yes No
Looks good on resumé Yes Yes
People in suits No ?
coolnes rating Yes ?
Proves You Can Code? Yes Yes
Is a Snake ? No ?
Does your mom like it Yes ?
Does your mom understand it No No
Crappy as wordpress No ?
Atractive Yes ?
High peformance Yes Yes
For handsome devs Yes ?
Make life easier Yes Yes
Can be developed from linux Yes Yes
Starts with A No No
elegant Yes Yes
Doesn't Suck Yes Yes
Write Less, Do More Yes Yes
Makes You Wanna Puke No No
Does it hate you? No No
CLI` Yes ?
cache Yes ?
Do I Like it Yes Yes
Used by Chuck Norris Yes ?
Command-line console Yes Yes
Did I waste my time going down all these options?! No ?
can make u rich Yes Yes
Halal Yes ?
are you stupid No ?
Better than Node.js Yes Yes
Popularity 1 000 001 ?
German No No
Easy to learn Yes Yes
Stupid No No
Integrated Debugger Yes Yes
Legal Yes ?
Final Score 42 ?
Simple Yes Yes
Can make a cup of coffee Yes No
Is it Lisp? No ?
Is a bird? No ?
true modules Yes Yes
Was it worth reading till end? Yes Yes
Is Better Than ASP .NET MVC Yes Yes
It sucks Yes No
Has vagina? Yes ?
Actually works Yes Yes
will make you reach Yes ?
DOES SHIT Yes ?
¿Es una Cagada? No ?
Is for noobs Yes ?
Impresses your boss No Yes
WillcreatewarBetwenUS&Russia No ?
Can teleport an unicorn in your room Yes Yes
is from microsoft No No
Hitler liked it Yes ?
Beauty 9 10
Almost Godly in Power Yes ?
Makes you insane Yes No
:( No No
is it dumb to allow rows to be added without moderation? No ?
has pointers Yes No
Modify Code in Runtime Yes Yes
Can be used to invoke demons Yes Yes
is a language? Yes Yes
Did Microsoft declare it "the standard"? Yes ?
Hello World! Yes Yes
Can it print 39? Yes Yes
Yes or No? Yes ?
Best language ever? Yes Yes
Does it poop in your fridge? No ?
Makes you a racist? No No
can understand parseltongue? Yes ?
Yes? Yes ?
Sometimes I like to imagine that I'm a banana No No
Should I learnd It? Yes Yes
Multiple Inheritance Yes Yes
Multiple Dispatch Yes No
Makes you wanna have sex? Yes Yes
Is this fun or what? Yes ?
Supports Web Yes ?
4+2 42 6
Are you still reading? Yes Yes
Vendor Lock-In No Yes
Will it degrade your intelligence No No
Does it Collect Garbage? Yes Yes
Spelled with 2 letters No No
Suitable for Desktop App Development Yes Yes
Suitable For CLI Development Yes ?
Suitable for Shell Scripting Yes Yes
Suitable for Mobile Development No Yes
Do we love it cos it's special Yes ?
Is it the definition of Awesome? Yes ?
dafuq!!! did i just read all this bullshit Yes No
can donald trump build a wall using this ? No Yes
42 ? Yes ?
Make you read till the end of that f/,?# list Yes ?
Votes For Trump No No
How long it takes to learn? 3 ms 1 d
Would vote for Trump No ?
Stupidity Yes No
Makes you horny? Yes ?
Supports Trump? No ?
Named as a characters from Star Wars No ?
Uses Nazi symbol for logo No No
Simple to understand Yes Yes
Disrespect poor languages? No ?
Actually makes no logical sense No No
Better than Kotlin Yes No
Believes the World Is Flat No Yes
Sexy? Yes Yes
intellij idea native support No No
69 Yes No
Reads naturally Yes ?
Frictionless in 90% of cases No ?
Fast to develop Yes Yes
A genius would like it Yes ?
Approved by gay community No Yes
Fun to work with Yes Yes
Is the best choice Yes ?
Brand ?
Pingback ? Yes
Energy consumption ? ★★★☆☆
Atomicity ? Conditional
Development principles ?
Infrared Port ? No
Value size max. ? 3 B
Frontend ?
Latest Standard ? 2017
IntelliSense ? Yes
Value types creation ? No
Method signatures passing as parameter ? Yes
Safe casting ? Yes
Runtime Generic Support ? Yes
Autocomplete Code ? Yes
Supported from Google ? Yes
Creates a slew of inefficient Javascript ? No
Optional Static Type ? Yes
Supports Plugins ? Yes
Android App ? Yes
Full-Stack ? Yes
Framework specific vocabulary ? No
JIT Compiler ? Yes
Type Safety ? No
Self Server ? Yes
Official IDE Support ? Yes
Meta Object Protocol ? Yes
Currying ? Yes
Android Development Support ? Yes
3rd Party Lib Support ? Yes
Stability ? 100
Is VsChart totally worthless? ? Yes
Smells like chips ? No
Increase Stress Levels ? No
Bullshit ? No
Status ? 2017
Internal DSLs ? Yes
Funny ? No
Brutality ? 0
WTF is this? ? No
annnet ? Yes
This is getting out of hand. ? No
template metaprogramming ? Yes
Can create an OS in it ?
something ? Yes
Hard to learn ? No
Could be used also in a computer? ? Yes
wtf/minute ? 2
Hakuna matata ? Yes
The Cow likes it ? Yes
Recomended by Morgan Freeman? ? No
Drive a Maserati? ? Yes
Banana Support ? No
360 noscope triple headshot API ? Yes
smart ? Yes
Did you get here? ? No
Allow you to use the Force ? Yes
; drop table users; ? Yes
Threadsafe ? No
Stolen ? No
Brazil ? Yes
Power Level ? 11 W
Allows Spaghetti code ? Yes
>implyingprogramming approved ? Yes
Is this chart bullshit ? ? Yes
Makes you beleive, you can fly ? Yes
Cures Cancer ? Yes
Can be used for sexual satisfaction ? Yes
McDonalds Approved ? No
Faster than Taylor Swift ? Yes
Drink? ? No
Are you a programmer? ? Yes
Batmobile Support? ? Yes
Can be written with a bottle of vodka ? No
Has a secret cow level? ? No
Anthropomorphism ? Yes
Algological API ? No
Is groovy? ? Yes
Machine learning ? Yes
Trump approved ? No
Will Help Trump Make America Great Again ? No
is it used to troll vschart? ? Yes
Is Quantum ? 1.34 kHz
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