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best programming language for bots?

Discussion in 'General Programming Chat' started by dalinkwent6, Sep 26, 2014.

  1. dalinkwent6

    dalinkwent6 Junior Member

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    I'm stumped on my current project using java, anyone have a more broad experience with building bot with the main stream languages?
     
  2. jazzc

    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Botlang 4.1 Enterprise
     
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  3. K.H.R

    K.H.R Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    I like Java & C++. Im trying to Learn That...
     
  4. madoctopus

    madoctopus Supreme Member

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    Link please... i dare you!
     
  5. extremeboy

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    If you want web based Bot then Go with PHP

    If want desktop based for Windows specially go for C# for sure ;)

    Rest JAVA AND c++ are of cause good options but not much easy to implement as above as far i know .
     
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  6. Arbvestor

    Arbvestor Newbie

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    If you are already familiar with java you might as well stick with it. there are good libraries out there that help (JSoup, Selenium, JSON simple, apache http client, etc.)

    If you are new to programming, maybe Python would be the better choice, since it has many built in functions that make it very useful for scraping and writing bots.
     
  7. jazzc

    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    I know you don't like using Google, but ffs, you didn't even try the EMD!

    Anyway, I 'll type the link for you: http://botlang.com
     
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    edit................
     
  9. Masterptc

    Masterptc Regular Member

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    I see that there is virtually almost no discussion of this program on Google other than by you, is that your program? Why do you recommend Botlang over the more well known similar programs? @OP im just getting started with AutoHotkey and seems very promising.
     
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    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    It's enterprise software, not something commoditized. Similarly, you won't find much discussion for say, IBM's CPPx (Concurrency Parallel Processing Frameworx)
     
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    You can also try Winautomation, although it's not a programming language you can pretty much click and select everything.
     
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    For web python and go are good. For windows c#.net and for mac objective c and for linux i don't know
     
  13. madoctopus

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    Thanks. You have more resources? Docs/samples/etc...
     
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  15. jazzc

    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Lesson of the day, don't dare Jazzc for links :p

    There is no such project, I registered the domain today, ripped a site, changed the text et voila :eek:

    Sorry Masterptc for pulling your leg, had to until MadOctopus replied :)
     
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    Personally, I recommend Python. It is an easy language to learn. It is like Java but far less strict. Javascript (not Java) you can integrate with iMarcos. So you have a few options. It is good you have knowledge of one C based language already.
     
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    A programming language with virtually no documentation or footprints all over the internet. Now that's a ship I'd like to get into! :)

    What could go wrong???
     
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  18. jazzc

    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Nothing ever goes wrong with enterprise software :p
     
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    lol, you're crazy. Nice domain.
     
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  20. jazzc

    jazzc Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    Was actually surprised it was available :eek: