Results of IDE post

Cliff Wells logiplexsoftware at
Fri Jan 4 19:06:21 EST 2002

On Fri, 04 Jan 2002 23:57:49 GMT
jpt.d at (Jeffrey Drake) wrote:

> Why/Why not:
> Use python instead of c++
> 	- I have concerns about being able to control python from
> python (and maintain speed). I can't have a
> 		 python script doing something naughty taking out the
> entire IDE.

1. I don't think speed will be an issue for an IDE (user- not CPU-bound). 
2 . I would think running the scripts via popen("python") would
provide adequate protection against buggy scripts.

Cliff Wells
Software Engineer
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