On Friday, 2 February 2018 at 15:06:35 UTC, Benny wrote:
64. Pascal < This one surprised even me.
It is interesting that you took the time to score different
languages, but of course, there probably are a lot languages or
frameworks that you didn't score.
Anyway, I think in most cases polyglot programmers looking for
high productivity would pick a language from a very small set of
parameters, which basically has very little to do with the
What would be the most productive tooling for this very narrow
problem I am facing? Then you look at tooling that has been used
for similar problems, and the eco system around that.
Rust, Crystal, Kotlin and Pascal would typically be very far
down on that list. The eco system being an issue.
In reality many programming tasks can be solved efficiently with
I.e. you can get good performance and high productivity for many
applications if you are selective in how you build your
application. The reason for this? They have been used for many
different applications, so other people have already done the