[Tutor] python and Java developers, same team

Kent Johnson kent37 at tds.net
Wed Jul 18 19:26:48 CEST 2007

Picio wrote:
> Hello, a friend of mine want me to join a team on a project. They use
> Java (the IDE is java studio creator), and the deployment server is
> Tomcat. Anyway I have all my apps in python and I'd like to continue
> my development using it instead of learning java.
> Is it possible to translate my apps from python to Java in a way they
> can integrate them in Tomcat? Is it jython? I have just some simple
> apps and scripts.

Jython is a good bet, depending on what the scripts do. You can write 
servlets in Jython and embed them in Tomcat.

> (Or Is it better that I start to learn Java leaving a part my beloved
> python? I hope you answer NO ;) )

You will probably have to learn some Java. Or run the other way :-)


More information about the Tutor mailing list