Is Python Dead? Long Live Python!

James Logajan JamesL at Lugoj.Com
Mon Jul 9 23:23:46 CEST 2001


James_Althoff at i2.com wrote:
> 
> Edward Wilson wrote:
> <snip>
> >Java is WAY too slow for serious development of any kind.
> <snip>
> 
> Might we be over-generalizing just a wee bit, perhaps?  My company is
> generating hundreds of millions of dollars of revenue with products written
> in Java (with major pieces implemented in Jython :-).
> 
> (I suppose *serious development* is relative <wink>).

"A few billion here, a few billion there, and pretty soon you're talking
real money." A few hundred million? A mere pittance! Obviously no one who
wants to make real money develops in Java!

(Do I really need to add a wink or smiley??)



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