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From:
Eliza
Date:
August 13, 2019 02:03
Subject:
Re: perl6's new name?
Message ID:
57865aac-724e-4839-b27f-80fdb01ccfb9@ChinaBuckets.com
Hi,

on 2019/8/13 3:17, Stephen Wilcoxon wrote:
> Perl, on the other hand, can do anything Python can (except stackless) and,
> generally, just as easily.

I don't think so specially in AI/ML field.

Python can handle primitive types much better than ruby/perl can at the 
moment. And has much less of an overhead, compared to ruby where almost 
everything is a FixNum etc (perl is even worse on types), where Python 
can see the actual integer or float and calculations can run at close to 
C++ speeds.

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