Java vs the rest
Posted Oct 30, 2006 1:34 UTC (Mon) by ldo
Parent article: Crossing borders: What's the secret sauce in Ruby on Rails? (developerWorks)
One easy-to-overlook aspect of the previous article, in particular, is that it does mention aspects of Rails that depend heavily on dynamic features of modern scripting languages (like Ruby and Python), that an older language like Java simply doesn't support. Things like being able to execute code during the definition of a class.
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