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Re: plpython3

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>
Cc: Nathan Boley <npboley(at)gmail(dot)com>, Robert Haas <robertmhaas(at)gmail(dot)com>, James William Pye <lists(at)jwp(dot)name>, Greg Smith <greg(at)2ndquadrant(dot)com>, Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>, PostgreSQL-development Hackers <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: plpython3
Date: 2010-02-01 20:57:54
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On Mon, 2010-02-01 at 22:35 +0200, Peter Eisentraut wrote:
> On mån, 2010-02-01 at 12:01 -0800, Nathan Boley wrote:
> > I code nearly exclusively in python and C, but I have
> > often found pl/python to be very unwieldy.  For this reason I often
> > use pl/perl or pl/pgsql for problems that, outside of postgres, I
> > would always use python.
> I find that curious, because much of the criticism about the current
> PL/Python can be traced back to the fact that the implementation used to
> be an exact copy of PL/Perl.

Well my guess is, if you want to code python, you don't want to feel
like you are coding perl and thus you might as well just code perl?

Joshua D. Drake


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