Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 18th Jun 2009 13:35 UTC, submitted by Jochen
Window Managers "samurai-x is a highly modular and configurable, next generation framework window manager for X. It is written in pure python utilising ctypes. samurai-x is targeted at people wishing to experiment with desktop programming and people who want more control over their desktop (without having to code in C)." Version 0.2 has been released recently.
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RE: Fear of programming in C?
by sanctus on Thu 18th Jun 2009 16:01 UTC in reply to "Fear of programming in C?"
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You always Lua, where jit compiled program run half C performance.

Also, I found myself being nearly as productive with ocaml, yes it's not dynamic, but its ml type system is efficient and native compiled code is near C performance.

But python got many, many libraries, strong user base and it's easy to learn for those who wants to expiriment.

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