Could Python supplant Java?

lvirden at yahoo.com lvirden at yahoo.com
Wed Aug 21 14:47:57 CEST 2002


According to Tim Tyler  <tim at tt1.org>:
:In comp.lang.java.advocacy d2002xx <d2002xx at myrealbox.com> wrote:
:
::> I cannot imagine why anyone would use C unless it's necessary :-)
:
:: Hmmm... Because gcc is much faster than g++...
:
:Compilation time?
:
:If you're a developer - and this is a problem - you buy a faster computer.

If you're a developer, in all likelihood you can't afford to buy a
faster computer.  And many employers have decided that the next computer
they are going to buy is a Windows machine, which is certainly developer-hostile
enough to cause many a developer to consider a career change into veterinary
medicine, environmental recyling engineer (aka garbage pickup and disposal),
or perhaps kindergarten herder ...
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