Java is killing me! (AKA: Java for Pythonheads?)

Dirk Olmes dirk at
Mon Aug 15 12:16:09 EDT 2011

On Fri, 12 Aug 2011 17:02:38 +0000, kj wrote:

> *Please* forgive me for asking a Java question in a Python forum. My
> only excuse for this no-no is that a Python forum is more likely than a
> Java one to have among its readers those who have had to deal with the
> same problems I'm wrestling with.
> Due to my job, I have to port some Python code to Java, and write tests
> for the ported code.  (Yes, I've considered finding myself another job,
> but this is not an option in the immediate future.)

Can't you sidestep the porting effort and try to run everything in Jython 
on the JVM? 

-dirk (Python lurker with Java experience)

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