python and Gaming!,
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Posted 19 November 2001 - 12:45 AM
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Posted 19 November 2001 - 12:49 AM
ie. Mini DVD burners, and the stuff they use to check localization of the disk
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Posted 19 November 2001 - 12:56 AM
I''d assume python can handle game scripting since you can call C from python and vice-versa.
I''m learning that language myself, so I won''t elaborate further.
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Posted 19 November 2001 - 10:58 PM
Python itself is really good. Even small games can be written with Python easily.
For real games - Python is often too slow.
Python can also be used as scripting language in games. The only disadvantage is the overhead to allow the execution of C++ methods within Python - but it is possible.
That''s why I''m currently working on another scripting language similar to C++/Java which is tightly connected with the C++ Engine which allows calling C++ method from the Scripting Engine with nearly no overhead!