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- Subject: Re:
- From: Ben <thebassplayer@...>
- Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 19:43:23 -0800
Man, you guys are making me really want to look at and learn Awk.
On Feb 11, 2008 7:19 PM, Miles Bader <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> "steve donovan" <email@example.com> writes:
> > (g)awk is a lovely language. Look at those old books by Jon Bentley and
> > you'll see the oldtimers prototyping things in AWK. Was probably the
> > first scripting language, apart from BASIC and shell ;)
> Yes, I agree, awk is wonderful. In many ways it's a far better
> language, despite its limitations, than most of its purported
> replacements (Lua excepted of course :-).
- Re:, Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo