Python's Performance

Peter Hansen peter at engcorp.com
Tue Oct 11 03:17:32 CEST 2005


Harald Armin Massa wrote:
> """
> What is Python?
> 
> Python is an interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming
> language. It is often compared to Tcl, Perl, Scheme or Java.
> """
> taken from
> http://www.python.org/doc/Summary.html
> 
> maybe someone could update that???

Maybe we should add '''...for some definitions of "interpreted", 
"object-oriented", and perhaps even "interactive". '''

I've seen at least the first two debated endlessly here.

-Peter



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