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View Poll Results: What is your favorite programming/scripting language?
C 25 25.77%
C++ 29 29.90%
Delphi/Kylix 1 1.03%
Pascal 1 1.03%
Assembly 3 3.09%
PHP 8 8.25%
Perl 8 8.25%
Java 14 14.43%
JavaScript 1 1.03%
None of the above( In which case post a reply) 7 7.22%
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Old 08-17-2004, 12:02 PM   #31
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ruby, its just a pleasure to use & its so productive.
 
Old 08-17-2004, 12:18 PM   #32
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No Python ?

No Lisp ?

I'm not voting. Bad, bad poller.
 
Old 08-17-2004, 02:33 PM   #33
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Perl. It's just so easy to make it cryptic
 
Old 10-05-2004, 07:27 PM   #34
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Hisss...

Python.
 
Old 10-05-2004, 09:12 PM   #35
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C++ has my vote.

Although I like Java also, but I find C++ much more powerful for low-level and system programming.
 
Old 10-05-2004, 11:51 PM   #36
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I'm moving to Python from C++ and Java. PHP for the Web, though, I pretty much suck at all of them...
 
Old 10-06-2004, 02:07 AM   #37
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I use Java most. But my prefered language is Javascript. Because by using W3C DOM + W3C CSS + W3C XHTML + standard Javascript, you make easily fast and clean dynamic GUI applications. Of course, the step beyond is to use XML, XSL, but then, it depends more on the server's capabilities.

Yves.
 
Old 10-06-2004, 02:47 AM   #38
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Nothing better than C.No one comes close.
Perhaps ADA.I can't understand why you guys skipped ada??
 
Old 10-06-2004, 03:10 AM   #39
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I vote for C because it help I know what I do
 
Old 10-06-2004, 06:22 AM   #40
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I have been programming in java for sometime, but currently trying my hand in C.
I will prefer java over C, simpler to code and ...debug .
 
Old 10-06-2004, 09:54 AM   #41
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I'm still deciding on a "favorite" language. At the moment I'd say Perl, but I'm also looking into Python & Java.
 
  


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