[IronPython] IronPython - thread to Python?

Nick Bastin nbastin at opnet.com
Thu Aug 26 20:54:53 CEST 2004

On Aug 26, 2004, at 12:10 PM, Robert Oschler wrote:

> I saw an entry on one of my favorite "news" blogs, Daily Python:
> http://www.pythonware.com/daily/
> On 2004-08-23 Ted Leung had this to say:
> "I think that the threat from IronPython is much worse than the Bill 
> describes. Not only does IronPython have the potential to make 
> scripting on the JVM DOA, it also has the power to destroy Python as 
> we know it."
> This seems a bit melodramatic, doesn't it?

You should definitely read Ted's whole blog, and not just the blurb.  
He makes some good points, and his blog is generally a good read.  He 
makes his living writing code in python, so I wouldn't just write off 
his opinions...


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