Famous Perl programmers
subtitle: That you probably didn’t know were (Perl programmers)
My definition of famous: They have a Wikipedia entry :)
Was the driving force behind Flickr, PHP Programmer and IAMCAL on CPAN.
Its amazing what one can find out by listening to tech podcasts! (more on this in a future blog post).
Lets wrap up with two more famous programmers you probably have heard of but perhaps didn’t know that they did (and possible occasionally still do!) use Perl:
Been meaning to namedrop Cal Henderson because it provides me with the opportunity to point you to his brilliant tongue in cheek DjangoCon 2008 Keynote “Why I Hate Django” :)
Embedded YouTube video follows (also here is the link)
Hats off to the Pythonista’s for showing excellent sense of humour with the keynotes wonderful mickey taking!