Performance java vs. python
duncan.booth at invalid.invalid
Thu May 21 10:46:38 CEST 2009
namekuseijin <namekuseijin at gmail.com> wrote:
> I find it completely unimaginable that people would even think
> suggesting the idea that Java is simpler. It's one of the most stupidly
> verbose and cranky languages out there, to the point you can't really do
> anything of relevance without an IDE automatically pumping out lots of
> scaffold code for you.
But that means Java programmers are obviously more productive than Python
programmers: they produce many more lines of code per day even if much of
it is boileplate or even automatically generated. Managers like that.
OTOH, I consider it a productive day if I end up with fewer lines of code
than I started with.
Duncan Booth http://kupuguy.blogspot.com
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