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From Jochen Theodorou <blackd...@gmx.org>
Subject Re: Groovy Champions proposal feedback
Date Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:24:13 GMT
On 14.02.2018 22:38, MG wrote:
[...]
> Would you suggest we also honor Groovy inventor James Strachan, who 
> wrote in 2009 in his Blog "I can honestly say if someone had shown me 
> the Programming in Scala book by by Martin Odersky, Lex Spoon & Bill 
> Venners back in 2003 I'd probably have never created Groovy.":
> http://macstrac.blogspot.co.at/2009/04/scala-as-long-term-replacement-for.html
> https://www.quora.com/Is-Groovy-going-away-When-the-author-of-Groovy-says-he-would-have-never-created-Groovy-if-he-knew-about-Scala-then-it-makes-me-wonder-if-there-is-a-future-at-all
> ?

I counter with https://twitter.com/jstrachan/status/784333918078169088:

> I still love groovy (jenkins pipelines are so groovy!), java, go, typescript and kotlin.
I don’t use scala any more

I think that proofs, that this discussion with Scala is just not worth 
it really.

bye Jochen

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