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Scala on mobile platform

Pat Choi

Joined: Jan 31, 2013
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Is there a way to use Scala in iphone or Android programming?
Joe Harry
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Pat Choi wrote:Is there a way to use Scala in iphone or Android programming?

iOS does not run on the JVM. So forget Scala for the iOS as Scala's target runtime is the JVM.

For Android, when you can use the Java libraries, I guess you could theoretically also use the Scala libraries. Not sure about the compatibility of the Scala binaries on the DVM.

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