Could Python supplant Java?

GreyCloud cumulus at
Wed Aug 21 03:52:23 CEST 2002

"T. Max Devlin" wrote:
> In, I heard asj say:
> >You have GOT to do better than that <g>
> >
> >java on the desktop was never that much of a priority for sun beyond the
> >initial hype (unfortunately)...they're a server hardware company, and
> >it's on that end that java is flourishing.
> >
> >today, java is also swamping the small device arena, its original target
> >environment.
> >
> >lurker's guide to j2me:
> >
> >
> >
> >microsoft monopoly? i suggest posting to comp.os.linux.advocacy.
> Don't bother.  They have a serious denial-of-reality problem when it comes to
> the Microsoft monopoly.  As far as they are concerned, there is no 'monopoly',
> it's just that everybody is stupid.

That's the problem going on over there now.  A lot of them
are now denying the monopoly.  A never ending comedy with
sewer_clown leading the pack.

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