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On Google and Python

2009/08/19

Ronald P. Loui writes:

“Google originally used Python because Scott Hassan, who wrote much of the prototype for Brin and Page, had been mentored by an early Python guru and because I was unable to convince him over many years in St. Louis to switch to Gawk or Perl.”

This comes from the man who wrote “Why GAWK for AI?

[via In Praise of Scripting: Real Programming Pragmatism]

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