Future of python on Windows?

Gerhard Häring gerhard.haering at gmx.de
Tue Aug 27 01:31:06 CEST 2002


Peter Hansen wrote in comp.lang.python:
> Thomas Runge wrote:
>> 
>> But currently I am worrying about the future of Python if one important
>> platform of the future (.NET) is running the risk of being badly supported!
> 
> [...] Put another way, what advantage would there be to running a
> Python program under .NET?

The same advantages as elsewhere (like with Jython):
- have access to .NET libraries
- have a less clumsy language to write .NET apps

Gerhard
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