Python compared toJava

Cliff Wells LogiplexSoftware at
Thu Apr 10 19:40:37 CEST 2003

On Thu, 2003-04-10 at 10:24, Geoff Gerrietts wrote:
> Quoting Blaktyger (blaktyger at
> > Hi!
> > 
> > I recently read that the Python interpreter is like the Java Virtual Machine.
> > Is that true?
> It's hard to tell exactly what you mean by this, but since you seem to
> have received an unusually high proportion of flip or catty responses,
> I'll try to reply.


> Answering your question really requires a better understanding of what
> you want to know: in what way have you heard that these two are alike?
> You should probably interpret the rash of snide replies to mean just
> that: we don't really know what you're asking, but we'd answer you if
> we did.

Geoff is right.  Sorry.  My comment was meant as humorous.  Please don't
take it otherwise.


Cliff Wells, Software Engineer
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