[Python-Dev] 2.0 articles
Fri, 20 Oct 2000 12:31:47 -0400 (EDT)
>>>>> "AMK" == Andrew Kuchling <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
AMK> On Thu, Oct 19, 2000 at 12:53:31PM -0400, Greg Wilson wrote:
>> "Doctor Dobb's Journal" would be very interested in articles ---
>> 3000 words (plus or minus), plus some code examples and diagrams.
AMK> I was thinking more about on-line places such as
AMK> oreillynet.com/python/, but DDJ would be better still.
And, of course, there's the Python conference: http://python9.org/
>> The garbage collector: Java and Ruby both score points by having
>> full garbage collection, so its availability in Python 2.0 (along
>> with a discussion of the things that might break or change as a
>> result) would be very interesting.
AMK> Arising out of lunch-time discussion, a comparison of how
AMK> different FFIs (Lisp, Java, Smalltalk, others?) deal with
AMK> garbage collection would be interesting, though perhaps
AMK> unsuitable for DDJ, since the topic is a rather unfocused one.
A comparison of different FFIs with respect to garbage collection
might be interesting; hard to say without seeing what the conclusions