use for jython?
Erik Max Francis
max at alcyone.com
Sun Mar 30 05:05:52 CEST 2003
David McNab wrote:
> Jython seems good for browser applets.
> Wonderful to be able to write those suckers in Python without having
> touch a single line of J---
Well, I can sympathize with your reaction (it's darn neat), but it
doesn't seem fair to call
from java.applet import Applet
def paint(self, g):
g.drawString("Hello from Jython!" 20, 30)
"not touching a single line of Java," given that this wouldn't make a
lot of sense without already knowing at least some elements of the Java
It's Python, but it's really Python-as-Java rather than something
entirely independent of Java.
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