Can Python replace TCL/Expect
claird at lairds.us
Thu Oct 6 19:08:03 CEST 2005
In article <slrndkae7r.2ss.jgrahn-nntq at frailea.sa.invalid>,
Jorgen Grahn <jgrahn-nntq at algonet.se> wrote:
>It depends. I do not feel /that/ advanced, but I've been bitten by pexpect's
>limitations several times in several places.
>... which puts me in a weird position ;-) I /loathe/ the Tcl language, but I
>have to admit that its expect functionality is far superior to Python's.
'Salright. There are Tcl programmers who feel the same way,
for example, about Python and its object orientation.
On to more constructive matters: what are you doing about
Pexpect's limitations? Have the maintainers responded to you
when you write? Are you tempted to compose enhancements for
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