Is Python like VB?
shoot at the.moon
Fri Mar 18 21:20:19 CET 2005
> You are right that VBA isn't being discontinued yet. My own interest in
> learning python is to find a replacement for Excel VBA. I'm a
> mathematician who likes to throw quick programs together for things
> like statistical simulations. I liked the ability to get functioning
> code quickly in VBA, together with the ability to easily generate
> graphs of the results, etc., but I finally got tired of the slow speed
> and verbose syntax. I'm hoping that Python (as packaged by Enthought
> together with various numerical and graphing modules) will be an
> appropriate replacement.
Were you aware that OpenOffice.org version 2.0, which is due out soon
(beta is available for download), can have python macros, as well as
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