I want to learn a new language...

Daniel C. dcrookston at gmail.com
Thu Feb 15 14:57:09 MST 2007


On 2/15/07, Mike Heath <mheath at apache.org> wrote:
> Groovy was built to run on the Java platform.  You
> can also call all of your existing code from Groovy.  You can also
> call Groovy code from Java.

> Groovy is not interpreted but gets compiled

>  You can also compile Groovy scripts to .class files.

> Groovy allows you to use dynamic typing.

> Groovy also supports closures and uses them extensively.

> Groovy also has the very cool concept of builders

Groovy contains a liquid core, which, if exposed due to rupture,
should not be touched, inhaled, or looked at.

Groovy may stick to certain skin types.

Do not taunt Groovy.



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