Python in a desktop environment

Grant Edwards grante at
Mon Mar 12 16:26:19 CET 2007

On 2007-03-11, David Cramer <dcramer at> wrote:
> On Mar 10, 10:52 pm, "sjdevn... at" <sjdevn... at>
> wrote:
>> David Cramer wrote:
>> > If you had an application that you were about to begin development on
>> > which you wanted to be cross platform (at least Mac and Windows),
>> > would you suggest using c++ and Python?
>> I'd strongly consider a pure python solution (I'd choose wxpython),
>> but if I needed to code backend stuff in a lower level language I'd
>> use C rather than C++.
> Well we want it to be very robust, and python isn't exactly
> the fastest language, or one with the lowest overhead :)

Python is _far_ more robust than C++.

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