With that said, an explanation of the word grok may be in order:
- If you have mastered Perl, you grok punctuation.
- If you have mastered Java (in particular J2EE), you grok XML.
- If you have been working as an Enterprise Astronaut, you might grok WSDL, BPEL, UML, EAI, CYA, FUD, and a whole boatload of enterprise-speak.
- If you have mastered .NET, you grok Visual Studio.
- If you have mastered PHP, you most likely grok spaghetti......