[OT] fortran lib which provide python like data type

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Sat Jan 31 18:59:24 CET 2015

On 31/01/2015 15:50, Rustom Mody wrote:
> On Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:52:58 PM UTC+5:30, Marko Rauhamaa wrote:
>> Esthetically, I'm most impressed with Scheme. One day it might give
>> Python a run for its money.
>> Marko
> Aren't you getting this backwards?
> http://www.wisdomandwonder.com/link/2110/why-mit-switched-from-scheme-to-python
> Dont get me wrong: Ive had more fun with scheme than any other language.
> [And APL for very different reasons]
> Its just that its 2015 now not 1985...
> People did not 'settle' the question: "How many angels can dance on the head
> of a pin". It just stopped being relevant.
> Likewise, which is the 'best' programming language is a question without the
> edge it had when I was a student

The answer is beautifully put here 
so I have no hesitation in reposting for the umpteenth time.

My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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