Python compared toJava

Dan Bishop danb_83 at
Fri Apr 11 01:24:31 CEST 2003

blaktyger at (Blaktyger) wrote in message news:<c9e6ac92.0304100824.eec0f5a at>...
> Hi!
> I recently read that the Python interpreter is like the Java Virtual Machine.
> Is that true?

Depends on which Python implementation you were referring to.  With
Jython, the interpreter *is* the Java Virtual Machine.

If you meant CPython, the answer depends on your definition of "like"
(or "is" ;-).

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