What's better about Ruby than Python?
adalke at mindspring.com
Fri Aug 22 18:01:50 CEST 2003
> > > as when we go for the
> > > productivity win of untyped variables and give up on bugs strong
> > > typing is supposed to find.
> Note that Kenny said "untyped _variables_" not "untyped objects" or
> "untyped language".
Ahh, I hadn't caught that.
I did know Lisp had strong dynamic typing with optional static typing,
which was why I was surprised he mentioned it. I still don't understand
why he said it given that Python similarly meets the quoted statement.
dalke at dalkescientific.com
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