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From Siegfried Goeschl <siegfried.goes...@it20one.at>
Subject Re: [Fwd: Request for Comments - Pnuts as Incubator Project?!]
Date Thu, 10 May 2007 08:37:17 GMT
Hi Eelco,

thanks for encouragement ... :-)

Cheers,

Siegfried Goeschl

Eelco Hillenius wrote:
> Big +1 for me. It's a very useful scripting language that is easy to
> extend, easy to integrate with Java, easy to debug and is very fast.
> I've used it in two real-life projects so (though for simple things)
> and it always worked great for me.
> 
> Eelco
> 
> 
> On 5/9/07, Siegfried Goeschl <siegfried.goeschl@it20one.at> wrote:
>> As Yoav Shapira pointed out this is the right place to go ...  :-)
>>
>> Siegfried Goeschl
>>
>>
>> -------- Original Message --------
>> Subject: Request for Comments - Pnuts  as Incubator Project?!
>> Date: Wed, 09 May 2007 11:55:06 +0200
>> From: Siegfried Goeschl <siegfried.goeschl@it20one.at>
>> Reply-To: siegfried.goeschl@it20one.at
>> Organization: IT20one GmbH
>> To: members@apache.org
>>
>> Hi folks,
>>
>> since I'm basically an ASF newbie I would like to ask for some feedback
>> if you would think pnuts as suitable candidate for an incubator project.
>>
>> Your feedback would help me a lot convincing the pnuts community to move
>> over to Apache.
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Siegfried Goeschl
>>
>>
>> What is pnuts?
>> ===================================================================
>>
>> pnuts is a JVM based scripting language comparable to Groovy with
>> excellent documentation, a much too small community, absolutely no hype
>> and mainly written by Toyokazu Tomatsu.
>>
>> A quick overview of the language can be found here
>>
>> http://pnuts.org/snapshot/latest/doc/faq.html
>> https://pnuts.dev.java.net/files/documents/153/57430/pnuts-1.2.1-doc.zip
>> http://pnuts.org/articles/pnutsQuickstart.html
>> http://pnuts.org/articles/pnutsHighlights.html
>> https://opensvn.csie.org/traccgi/Pnuts/wiki/PnutsInThePress
>>
>>
>> Why I like pnuts ...
>> ===================================================================
>>
>> I have a special interest in JVM based scripting languages since the
>> have two very useful aspects. You can write a script using your
>> favourite libraries such as commons-email or Velocity and you can embedd
>> such a scripting language into your java application.
>>
>> So over the years I worked with many JVM-based scripting languages such
>> as JavaScript, Bean Shell, Groovy, JACL and of course pnuts. IMO pnuts
>> makes a good compromise regarding scripting power, extensibility,
>> performance, memory consumption and user experience.
>>
>> And it has an awesome documentation and mature implementation ...
>>
>>
>> What can be improved ...
>> ===================================================================
>>
>> +) pnuts is perfectly hidden within java.net
>> +) do some better marketing to make pnuts more visible in the public
>> +) expand the community and developer base
>> +) of course changing the licence from SPL to Apache
>>
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