Programming language

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Feb 1 11:05:42 PST 2005


Jeremy Huntwork wrote:

> Yes :/  And I do wonder if all those dependencies are really necessary - 
> part of the reason I want this all discussed on the list.

Which is why languages like python, ruby, etc. are great - by and large 
they provide all the libraries we would need out of the box.  No need to 
go checking for libraries x, y and z, ensuring they're at the right 
version.  Simply say "needs python-2.3.x or newer" and be done with it :)

Regards,

Matt.



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