17 July 2020
Writing and refactoring serious Java apps on my MacBook Air was a pain. Everything was slow, and it took years to re-index, re-compile, run, test, and refactor stuff. JVM, IntelliJ, Gradle, Spring are damn too heavy. When you work on a multi-module project, your laptop produces enough noise to wake up neighbors, and enough heat to cook pancakes:
You need a super-powerful machine to program with comfort in Java. Or a portable mainframe. No money – no honey.
I vote for languages that are a pleasure to use on any laptop – JS, Python, Go. ⠀ I love you, Java, but f*ck you! 🖕
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