alternative for node.js : faster, just write normal code - n

Posted by agent_008_nl on 22-Sep-2015 00:20

For the client javascript is obligatory. For the server you have a choice, yesod is written in haskell. Might be that javascript is not the best language there, no? ;-) The original developer of node.js:

Node.js Interview: 4 Questions with Creator Ryan Dahl
" Why did you originally choose javascript for node?

Dahl: Originally I didn't. I had several failed private projects doing
the same on C, Lua,  and Haskell. Haskell is pretty ideal but I'm not
smart enough to hack the GHC."

As a sidenote the interesting thoughts of EDW on learning java vs

Rants on node (doubtless not the only):
Kind regards,

Stefan Houtzager

Houtzager ICT consultancy & development

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