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Re: when and why did python(-minimal) become essential?

On Sat, 28 Jan 2006 19:14:45 +0100, Josselin Mouette <joss@debian.org> said: 

> Le samedi 28 janvier 2006 à 18:55 +0100, Wouter Verhelst a écrit :
>> > Because python and ruby have similar features, and the former is
>> > more widely spread and used.
>> I disagree. Ruby has one feature that python does not have: Ruby
>> does not require you to use a certain specific coding style.

> This is only a feature for perl maniacs. A language that requires a
> specific coding style is better, because it makes possible for
> anyone knowing the language to hack easily python code he doesn't
> know about.

        Perl _maniacs_, eh? Gratuitous insults. Hmm. To descend to
 your level, only python morons would find a  style straight jacket

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