Re: Interesting article by Joel Spolsky: The Perils of JavaSchools

In article <MPG.1e29c3808733565798a94f@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
Gerry Quinn <gerryq@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>(IIRC, after he was bought out the new owners re-wrote it in Java.)

Yes, viaweb was eventually rewritten in C++. More recently (the last few
months) Reddit was rewritten in Python, due to some sort of threading
related stability issue in the Lisp they used.