Python web development, really

Paul Rubin phr-n2003b at
Thu Jan 23 23:33:32 CET 2003

Ian Bicking <ianb at> writes:
> So, in conclusion, PHP is very expedient, and if you are making
> applications where expedience is important, then PHP probably will work
> well for you.  If you are making larger more powerful applications where
> design really matters, then Python has some benefits over PHP.  And they
> are big benefits -- PHP as a language is horrible, horrible, horrible. 
> And it's not even a matter of compromises -- PHP doesn't *have* to be
> that horrible, most of its flaws aren't tied to its conveniences.  It
> just chooses to be horrible.

I don't find PHP to be horrible.  It's just kind of limited.

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