Is Python Dead? Long Live Python!
tim.one at home.com
Sat Jul 21 18:37:41 EDT 2001
> Scripting doesn't just mean generating web pages. I don't think the
> web even existed when Python started out.
Here from Andrew Kuchling's delightful collection of Python quotes, at
If you have a browser from CERN's WWW project (World-Wide Web, a
distributed hypertext system) you can browse a WWW hypertext
version of the manual...
Guido van Rossum, 19 Nov 1992 [First mention of the Web on
> Believe it or not, computers were used for a *huge* range of
> applications before the web was invented, and those applications have
> *not* gone away.
And quite unlike the Web, which is just another passing fad <wink>.
hope-springs-eternal-ly y'rs - tim
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