why did these companies choose Tcl over Python
hniksic at xemacs.org
Wed Oct 31 16:40:31 CET 2007
Roy Smith <roy at panix.com> writes:
> We also had lots of hooks into C code. Doing that is trivial in Tcl. Yes,
> I know you can extend/embed Python, but it's a LOT easier in Tcl.
> Embedding a Tcl interpreter in a C program is literally one line of
Have you tried both or just Tcl? I've seen examples of both and they
look about equally simple to set up.
http://docs.python.org/ext/high-level-embedding.html shows a Python
high-level example. Many companies use the kind of simple embedding
shown there in real-world projects.
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