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Re: [SLUG] language jihad

Ben Leslie wrote:
> Python (www.python.org) is a nice object oriented language which I find
> quite good for most of my needs. I'll outline pros and cons below.

> Pros:
> Database interfaces for postgresql (and probably mysql)

* Yes it has MySQL module for connectivity.
* a module PyXML for XML applications development that is easier to use
  than the Perl XML modules.
* smaller footprint for the interpreter than Perl

Michael Lake
University of Technology, Sydney
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