C vs. Perl vs. Hack



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Description

What is C?

What is Perl?

Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more.

What is Hack?

Hack provides instantaneous type checking via a local server that watches the filesystem. It typically runs in less than 200 milliseconds, making it easy to integrate into your development workflow without introducing a noticeable delay.

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Pros

Why do developers choose C?
Why do you like C?

Why do developers choose Perl?
Why do you like Perl?

Why do developers choose Hack?
Why do you like Hack?

Cons

What are the cons of using C?
Downsides of C?

What are the cons of using Perl?
Downsides of Perl?

What are the cons of using Hack?
No Cons submitted yet for Hack
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Companies

What companies use C?
69 companies on StackShare use C
What companies use Perl?
163 companies on StackShare use Perl
What companies use Hack?
4 companies on StackShare use Hack

Integrations

What tools integrate with C?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with C
What tools integrate with Perl?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Perl
What tools integrate with Hack?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Hack

What are some alternatives to C, Perl, and Hack?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
  • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
  • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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