Alan Perlis once said: "A language that doesn't affect the way you think about programming, is not worth knowing". I am not proud of the fact that I started programming with scripting languages ...
I would like to add scripting support to an applications and with plenty scripting languages available I am a bit overwhelmed. At first I thought about Python but I guess Python is a little too big ...
Should code completion be a consideration when choosing a programming language for a project? [closed]
For high level RAD, Java / C# is stronger typed than python / ruby looser typed. So Java / C# can provide more accurate code completion which boost productivity. We don't want to do meaningless ...
I looked at it in my field of work, which is film and pretty much every software we use comes with python as a scripting language: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Python_software That made me ...
Is there any officially recognized, specific determinants that make a language programming/scripting? [duplicate]
Possible Duplicate: What is the main difference between Scripting Languages and Programming Languages? I remember when I was first learning web-based programming everyone was intent on ...
Suppose, I have an idea and I have to put it into code quickly. And then I am presenting it to someone who is not so computer savvy. Which language should I use for quick and dirty coding? And which ...
Given that a program (under development) needs a scripting language, and that for various reasons it's not possible to use an off-the-shelf one as is, I'm considering basing it on the syntax and some ...
Quoted from Wikipedia: A scripting language, script language or extension language is a programming language that allows control of one or more applications and makes the compiler of the ...
I had a discussion with one of my teachers the other day. We debated the impact that simpler scripting languages (like Python or Ruby) have on junior programmers. He argued that scripting ...
There's a widespread belief among programmers that the more dynamic and loosely typed the language, the more productive the programmer will be in it. Guido van Rossum wrote about programming ...
I'm a front and backend .NET web developer (most solutions use MS SQL Server) and I won't be using any non-MS solutions for a while. Will Perl be useful for situations that require scripting in an MS ...
Say difference between Python and C++?
Say, for example, I wanted to pay somebody to create a programming language or scripting language for me. What type of document would they need, in order to fully understand what it is exactly that I ...