Weblog:   What The Perl Community Needs Is a Good Enema
Subject:   Laughed 'til I cried!
Date:   2004-06-20 04:22:24
From:   aristotle
Response to: Laughed 'til I cried!

mod_perl does tons more than mod_php. You have full control over the entire request cycle, something PHP doesn't give you. It's really just an overengineered templating system. As a language, it's a desaster. In the Perl world, the equivalent is something like Apache::Template.