Python and Zope

Skip Montanaro skip at
Sun Sep 9 20:00:27 CEST 2001

    Ron> 1. Python will work with .NET (see ActiveState's web site for
    Ron>    Visual Python .NET beta. So, any work you do now in Python will
    Ron>    not be lost if you later convert to the .NET runtime, in fact,
    Ron>    Python will offer a fully compatible, more productive
    Ron>    development environment for .NET than any other language.

As Mark Hammond pointed out yesterday, .NET may not support all the stuff
necessary to fully implement Python's semantics.  The language they support
may syntactically look like Python but not quite match semantically.  I
suppose you'll just have to wait and see what they finally produce.

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