Re: [cellml-discussion] Proposal: BCP for including external code inCellML models

2007-03-15 Thread Andrew Miller
David Nickerson wrote: 3) Do you agree with the basic premise of the proposal, that is that it is better to have a model which is partly expressed in CellML, than to have a model which is entirely expressed in a more general programming language? yes. 4) Do the best

Re: [cellml-discussion] Proposal: BCP for including external codeinCellML models

2007-03-15 Thread David Nickerson
ECMAScript is not practical for use in modelling, because it is an interpreted, non-typed language, which necessarily means that it cannot be compiled and will be slower than compiled code. But CellML is an language for the description and exchange of mathematical models. It is not meant to