[thelist] What is the best programming language for the web?

John Dowdell jdowdell at adobe.com
Thu May 24 21:24:34 CDT 2007

Judah McAuley wrote:
> ...PHP is free, but only free in the sense that you don't have to pay for
> it upfront. The initial cost of any application server is, of course,
> only part of the cost of a project. If it takes you twice as long to a
> project in perl than it would take you to do it in CF, the upfront cost
> of purchasing CF might be worth it....

Sounds good to me, thanks. 

(I saw there was a subsequent objection, but couldn't guess what it might have been.)


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