Typing system vs. Java
tim at vegeta.ath.cx
Sat Jul 28 04:28:39 EDT 2001
Me parece que Chris Barker <chrishbarker at home.net> dijo:
> > From what I hear about Python, it is weakly-typed like Perl.
> Python is dynamically typed, and NOT like Perl!
Could someone elaborate on this a bit more? What is the difference
here? What makes Perl's typing _not_ dynamic? I've heard this
statement often in clpy, but do not understand the semantics of the
However, Perl's typing system is much more flexible (read:
context-sensitive) than Python's.
"supported" is an MS term that means the function exists. The fact
that it always fails means, that it is an exercise for the programmer.
-- Sarathy, p5p
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