Long Live Python!

phil hunt philh at comuno.freeserve.co.uk
Thu Jul 12 03:29:21 CEST 2001

On Wed, 11 Jul 2001 17:47:50 -0400, Peter Hansen <peter at engcorp.com> wrote:
>I tend to think of Python more as an extremely effective and maintainable
>general-purpose programming language, which happens also to work
>very well when applied as a "scripting language" (whatever that means).

To me it means "good for short programs <100 lines". Bear in mind
that 100 lines of Python is equivalent to 300 lines of Java or 400
lines of C++.

## Philip Hunt ## philh at comuno.freeserve.co.uk ##

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