[Israel.pm] Has anyone compared Win ActiveState Perl to LinuxPerl?

Issac Goldstand margol at beamartyr.net
Sun Nov 14 12:56:27 PST 2004


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "David Baird" <david.baird at cmcrossroads.com>
To: "'Perl in Israel'" <perl at perl.org.il>
Sent: Sunday, November 14, 2004 4:36 PM
Subject: RE: [Israel.pm] Has anyone compared Win ActiveState Perl to 
LinuxPerl?


>> > As for Komodo, it was designed for Linux
>> > and ported to Windows. It works much better on Linux than
>> on Windows.
>>
>> Really?  I always thought the other way around....  Guess you learn
>> something all the time :-)
>
> Komodo was always released for Linux and Windows at the same time, but
> sometimes the beta work for new features was done in Linux. It uses the
> Mozilla framework, which works better on Linux than on Windows, in my
> own user experience. I was a beta tester for Komodo 2.x and recall a lot
> of features working on Linux before they worked on Windows. Even the
> promotion page lists Linux before Windows as a supported platform.
>

True - but isn't ActiveState's whole "thing" Windows support for popular 
opensource languages?

  Yitzchak




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