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- Subject: Re: Moonscript as a useful notation for Lua users
- From: Coda Highland <chighland@...>
- Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2013 10:33:21 -0700
On Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 10:19 AM, steve donovan
> On Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 7:04 PM, Coda Highland <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Oh, people used to like Groovy. It just sort of got eclipsed (pun
>> totally intended) by Scala.
> Perhaps I've been writing too much Lua and Java, but I enjoy how fast they
> are to compile and run.
> Scala compilation seems seriously slow, and the unholy marriage of OOP and
> functional seems a wee bit overengineered for my taste....
Also, I'm primarily a C++ dev, so I suppose compilation times don't
bother me all that much. ;) And OOP/functional hybrid is BEAUTIFUL
code, and my C++ code all tend toward OOP/functional hybrid behavior.)