[webkit-dev] Script programming language: Perl, Python, or Ruby?

TAMURA, Kent tkent at chromium.org
Tue Aug 31 07:56:37 PDT 2010

Do we have any recommendation of programming language for scripts such as
It seems new scripts are written by Python and Ruby code is very rare.

Is it reasonable to port a Ruby script to Python?
I tried to port PrettyPatch.rb to Python in
https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=43617 in order to remove Ruby
dependency for many developers and buildbots.  However bdash objected it.

Software Engineer, Google

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