Nicholas Knight wrote:
David Gerard wrote:
(I'm going to have to learn decent Perl just
to get my ideas into the
codebase, aren't I.)
Sadly, no. MediaWiki is written in PHP. When I tried to pick up PHP
(partially with an eye toward contributing to MediaWiki), I ran
screaming back to Perl.
Excuses excuses. We have 2000 times as many active editors as we do
active developers. Everyone has damn excuses. What's so hard about
learning a language or two? It'll only take you a few months, and you'll
come away from it with a skill you can use elswhere in life.
-- Tim Starling