future of python vs java?

David LeBlanc whisper at oz.net
Wed Oct 2 11:03:59 CEST 2002

> William wrote:
> > it's not possible to say python VS java since they can work together
> > with jython.
> > So, everywhere java go, python will be.
> > But not the opposite, python go where java will never go (.net 
> for example).
> Really? There is a Visual J# product from Microsoft, which is a 
> Java bastard,
> just as J++ was. OTOH there is no Python.NET except a 
> proof-of-concept that
> wasn't very promising.
> -- Gerhard
> -- 

Who CARES where .NET will go! It's yet another MS embrace and extend trap.

Python is older then Java and will likely long outlast Java.

Dave LeBlanc
Seattle, WA USA

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