[linux-elitists] Nobody's favorite language? C++ and free software

Martin Pool mbp@samba.org
Tue Apr 1 17:30:09 PST 2003


On  1 Apr 2003, Nick Moffitt <nick@zork.net> wrote:
> begin  Martin Pool  quotation:
> > Anyhow, if GNOME was written in Lisp, which of the 20-odd
> > incompatible free interpreters would it use?
> 
> 	It would most certainly be compiled.  Interpreters are very
> nice development environments, but they just don't cut it for
> performance.

  s/interpreters/implementations/

-- 
Martin 



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