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I know that there are a lot of Java compatible languages.

I don't like the verbosity of Java.

Are there any languages that are NOT dependent on Java code? In other words, they don't have to call Java methods, etc.? They are completely independent of Java code but they still compile to Java code.
 
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I you don't like the verbosity of Java, you might like Groovy.
 
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Knute Snortum wrote:I you don't like the verbosity of Java, you might like Groovy.



From what I've read on google, Groovy is almost as verbose as Java.

Besides, I don't want to fool with the Terminal. I want a GUI installer.

So, Groovy isn't my first choice.
 
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