The Industry choice
bulba at bulba.com
Fri Dec 31 13:43:38 CET 2004
On 31 Dec 2004 03:49:44 -0800, Paul Rubin
>It's not just a matter of attitude or politics. Python is an
>excellent choice for many projects. For some other projects, it's
>clearly unsuitable. For yet other projects, it's a plausible choice
>but there are sound technical reasons to be wary of it.
(being the usual me, I can't resist putting a stick into
a nest of pythons)
OK, so what projects and why would you consider
1. "clearly unsuitable"
2. "plausible but there are sound technical reasons
to be wary"
BTW, I don't think I agree with your statement
elsewhere about unit tests - if you write a prototype
(in any language), why bother with unit tests, and
if you write security-critical app, maybe the tests
should be written anyway (again, whatever is the
language chosen for a project).
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