Why Python?

Christopher Blizzard blizzard at mozilla.org
Sat, 05 Nov 2005 19:13:58 -0500


On Thu, 2005-10-27 at 14:39 -0700, Brendan Eich wrote:
> Christopher Blizzard wrote:
> 
> >  Also,
> >python scales a bit more vs. javascript in the area of packages, etc.
> >Syntactic sugar, sure, but sugar makes the medicine go down.
> >
> 
> ECMA-262 Edition 4 (probably JS2, but not Waldemar's spec exactly) is 
> happening.  I am convenor of ECMA TG1, we are meeting weekly, monthly 
> face to face.  So JS will have packages and namespaces, along with other 
> programming-in-the-large features, in the next year.
> 
> /be

Good to hear.  I would love to see what that the output of that actually
looks like, just for technical curiosity's sake.

--Chris