LinuxWorld: Beyond Java--Is It Time for 'Groovy'?
Mar 20, 2004, 04:00 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Richard Monson-Haefel)
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"Richard Monson-Haefel, who already serves on no fewer than
three JCP expert groups--JSR-151 (J2EE 1.4), JSR-153 (EJB 2.1) and
JSR-220 (EJB 3.0)--describes himself as 'a Johnny-come-lately to
the Groovy bandwagon.'
"Nonetheless he is also a co-spec lead of JSR-241, which aims to
introduce 'Groovy - A New Standard Programming Language for the
"'The Groovy Programming Language proposes the standardization
of a new programming language for the Java Platform,' Monson-Haefel
writes in his blog, 'one that's on equal footing with the Java