[Python-Dev] Python 2.4 won the "Jolt productivity award" last night

Gareth McCaughan gmccaughan at synaptics-uk.com
Thu Mar 17 17:01:03 CET 2005

On Thursday 2005-03-17 15:42, Guido van Rossum wrote:

> Python 2.4 won the "Jolt productivity award" last night. That's the
> runner-up award; in our category, languages and development tools, the
> Jolt (the category winner) went to Eclipse 3.0; the other runners-up
> were IntelliJ and RealBasic (no comment :-).
> Like usually, open source projects got several awards; both Subversion
> and Hibernate (an open source Java persistency library) got Jolts.
> Maybe from now on we should add "award-winning" whenever we refer to
> Python 2.4. If someone can find out the website where the results are
> summarized (I'm sure there is one but I'm too lazy to Google).

    http://www.sdmagazine.com/jolts/ ,

but it's not been updated yet and therefore still has last year's
winners on it. I haven't found anything with more up-to-date

This year's finalists are listed at
    http://www.sdmagazine.com/jolts/15th_jolt_finalists.html .


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