sai krishna
sai krishna
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07 Dec 2007

scripting language

hi all,

i feel glad to post my first thread.can anyone explain me what is meant by "SCRIPTING LANGUAGE" .

i have learnt that java script is an "interpreted language".

what is meant by "interpeted language"?

thanks in advance.
Elisa

Elisa

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11 years ago
Scripting language is simply a programming language. Normally, a scripting language needs an Interpreter to work (not compiler). Since compilation of the code is not a mandatory step, any change to the code can be immediately reflected.

Yes, JavaScript is an interpreted language. As I said above, JavaScript needs an interpreter to execute.
sai krishna

sai krishna

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11 years ago
Elisa
Scripting language is simply a programming language. Normally, a scripting language needs an Interpreter to work (not compiler). Since compilation of the code is not a mandatory step, any change to the code can be immediately reflected.

Yes, JavaScript is an interpreted language. As I said above, JavaScript needs an interpreter to execute.
Thank u elisa.can u breifly explain me the difference b\n interpreter and compiler.

I think both are meant for translating the source code written in some language into machine understandable language.

Am i correct.if not please correct me.

Thanks once again.

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