[Python-il] Python/OSS education
haranp at math.huji.ac.il
Sat Oct 9 09:29:05 IST 2010
Rani Hod <rani.hod at gmail.com> writes:
> As I see it, the only two real life uses for lisp are:
> 1) customizing your emacs
> 2) Abuse <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abuse_(video_game)>
(This entire e-mail is a digression.)
[flame mode on]
There's also ITA.
and quite a bit more.
Remember when people dismissed Python as a toy/scripting language and
Python programmers would get upset over that?
[flame mode off]
Admittedly Python is a wee bit more common nowadays. :) The reason
that the Tel Aviv introductory course uses Scheme is presumably
because the book does.
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