Python rulez

Alessandro Bottoni alessandro.bottoni at
Fri Oct 25 10:35:33 CEST 2002

Alle 08:50, venerdì 25 ottobre 2002, Roman Suzi ha scritto:
> Well... this is kinda test message (i'm checking if
> Python maillist is reaching my mailbox).

Welcome to the Python community!

> Top 3 things I do not like in Python:
> 1. Sometimes slow

With the current ratio of 2X performance improvement every 18 months for the 
CPU, this should not be a real problem. In any case, you can use sizzling C 
modules from within Python.

> 2. Distutils aren't easy to use and have glitches

In many cases, you can safely fall back to a much simpler tar.gz package (and 
a few lines of setup instructions, maybe).

> 3. I wish more people were using Python ;-)

Just tell your friends about it ;-) 

Alessandro Bottoni

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