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· Naughties
· · 2004
· · · December
· · · · 08 (1 entry)

Dynamic Java · It’s pret­ty clear that dy­nam­ic lan­guages are a hot area, maybe the hottest, in the world of soft­ware de­vel­op­men­t. We need to do more to make them eas­i­ly us­able by peo­ple in the Ja­va ecosys­tem. So on Tues­day we held a sum­mit here at Sun, with a few of our in­ter­nal Ja­va lead­er­s, and on the dynamic-languages side, Lar­ry Wall and Dan Su­gal­s­ki (Perl and Par­rot), Gui­do van Ros­sum, Sa­muele Pe­droni and Sean McGrath (Python), and James Stra­chan (Groovy). It was an ed­u­ca­tion­al day for us; here­with some take-aways and pic­tures ...
 
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