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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: Happy Birthday...
Date: Sep 4 2001 11:59PM
>From the first sybperl README file:
I use sybperl daily in a production environment on a Sun 4/65 under
SunOS 4.1.1, with Sybase version 4.0.1.
Been some changes... :-)
(actually I first used Sybase on a Sun 386i, and I may even have built
perl on that box...)
> To add to the international spirit, Happy Birthday to sybperl from a Brit living
> in Canada! Thanks.
> Now as to whether "Perl is perl" must be subject of some discussion :-) I
> think that "Perl => perl" possibly or "perl is Perl" almost certainly, but
> I would argue that "Perl is more than perl" :-) :-)
> PS :-) :-) Just in case anyone thinks too hard about this!
> > |I'm pretty amazed that I'm still working on sybperl today!
> > |
> > |I guess that just shows how useful perl is :-)
> > Perl is perl. I think this really shows how useful sybperl is, but you are
> > too modest to admit to it.
> > I boggle at imagining the number of gigabytes I have pushed and pulled
> > through Sybperl and DBD::Sybase (and shudder to think what I would have
> > done without it... crafting text files for isql springs to mind).
> > So happy birthday sybperl, and Michael, if you're ever in Paris, drop in
> > for a Perl Monger meeting (http://paris.mongueurs.net/visit.html) and I'll
> > buy you a beer.
> > David
Michael Peppler - Data Migrations Inc. - http://www.mbay.net/~mpeppler
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