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by terrorist
Thu May 21, 2009 7:32 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Making Blender in Java
Replies: 53
Views: 37784

Java is a clunky application language. Have you ever run a java desktop application? a - slow startup times b - non-native looking interface c - widget delay times a - depends on the JVM you use. Sun HotSpot Client is pretty fast, try it b - not true. java can use many look & feels, including the s...
by terrorist
Thu May 21, 2009 7:20 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Making Blender in Java
Replies: 53
Views: 37784

C++ is a horrible language. It’s made more horrible by the fact that a lot of substandard programmers use it, to the point where it’s much much easier to generate total and utter crap with it. Quite frankly, even if the choice of C were to do *nothing* but keep the C++ programmers out, that in itse...
by terrorist
Thu May 21, 2009 7:09 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: Making Blender in Java
Replies: 53
Views: 37784

Languages: it's horses for courses isn't it ? Having said that, Java & C++ are pompous, bureaucratic, ugly and inconsistent. Python is pragmatic language. It's a bit annoying sometimes but it's a good choice for Blender. It makes sense to do the core maths and performance-critical stuff in C and op...