"Michael Campbell" <michael_s_campbell / yahoo.com> wrote in message
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> --- Your Name Here <jim / fivek.com> wrote:
> >     I just learned of Ruby, and was wondering if its a good lang
> > for
> > creating graphics and 3D apps?
> >
> > Sorry if this may have been covered already....
>
> Depends on what you consider "good".
>
> To me, "good" is more "is it easy to read and write", rather than
> "does it run blindingly fast".  Others have different metrics
> depending on what they're doing.
>
Well, in this case good means fast and efficient....

If you want easy to read and write at the expense of speed, why not use
JAVA, what advantage does Ruby have over JAVA ?