Monthly Archives: March 2011

From C# To Perl: Performance

Caveats Let’s talk about the performance of C# vs. Perl. First, let me just say that a performance comparison of a staticly-typed, pre-compiled language vs. a dynamically-typed, scripting language is inherently unfair. Yes, .NET does not compile to native code, but the comparison is still unfair. A static, type-safe language avoids the overhead of compilation […]


Welcome to the newly launched website for Curmudgeonly Software. The goal is for this to be an umbrella for all of my open source work. For now, you can see projects I have contributed to on the Projects page. All technical posts that formerly resided at will also be moved over at some point […]