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November 29, 2003 15:23
Re: Poor State of the Man Pages
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In article <>, (Randal L. Schwartz) writes:
>The core audience of Perl is programmers and sysadmins who know Unix
>and have smatterings of other languages under their belt, like C, and
>because of Perl's origin, are also fluent in English.

Do you have a reference for this?  Please note that I'm neither
disagreeing with you nor attempting to be combative; I have a
vested interest in knowing the demographics of the Perl audience
and real data on same would be highly useful.  It seems likely
to me that O'Reilly may have done a survey to which you are
alluding.  Google only got me salary data.

Peter Scott
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