[Chicago] ChiPy Needs your Help!

sheila miguez shekay at pobox.com
Mon Jan 5 19:57:57 CET 2009


It's ambitious so it would be good to get a list. I thought we were
going to focus on dynamic languages, but with c and java et al it
might be too ambitious.

For tcl I was hoping to hear about tclkits vs eggs since I hear that eggs suck.

On Mon, Jan 5, 2009 at 12:53 PM, Daniel Griffin <dgriff1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> It should be ok if we can keep the individual language comparos to under 5
> minutes. There really isnt that much to say about C except for "doesnt have
> this" or "Can be poorly done using function pointers"
>
> Do we have a sort of definitive list on the comparison points?
>
> Dan
>
> On Mon, Jan 5, 2009 at 12:49 PM, Ian Bicking <ianb at colorstudy.com> wrote:
>>
>> Brian Ray wrote:
>>>
>>>    1)  A presentation more capable than Carl or myself to do an
>>> introduction to Py3K.  Is there anyone local (or remote who will travel)
>>> willing to present on this very important topic? Any core Python people out
>>> there?  It would be great if we can have: overview, examples, and a FAQ
>>> section.  This can be sliced and diced anyway we like: between multiple
>>> speakers or all at once. I just feel it is our duty to address this topic.
>>> If nobody is found I will make due. But, please, help me look.
>>>
>>>    2)  Secondly, Those willing to to quick (15 min) comparisons to
>>>  Python to any other language. Like I said, the rough list is started. I
>>> would really like to get 10 or some, some serious and some not so serious.
>>> There *WILL* be a couple of areas each presenter will need to address.  This
>>> should be really fun.
>>
>> Is this going to be too much material for one meeting?  We've been going a
>> little long on presentations, and this one seems more ambitious than most.
>>
>>
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