Larry Wall

Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

Larry WallName: Larry Wall

Born: September 27, 1954, Los Angeles, California, USA

Computer related contributions

  • Original developer of Perl.

Publications

  • Programming Perl
  • Learning Perl
  • Perl Language Reference Manual

Quotes

"True greatness is measured by how much freedom you give to others, not by how much you can coerce others to do what you want."

"Laziness is a programmers main virtue."

"Doing linear scans over an associative array is like trying to club someone to death with a loaded Uzi."

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