June 26, 2017
Scripting language is a programming language that supports scripts i.e. the language can support a program that are written for a special run-time environment to automate the execution of tasks which would otherwise are required to be executed one-by-one by human operator. This languages are often interpreted rather than compiled which makes them easier to implement and are more dynamic.
What's in the name?
“The language’s name is the result of a co-marketing deal between Netscape and Sun, in exchange for Netscape bundling Sun’s Java runtime with their then-dominant browser.” - Wikipedia
- - Java is an OOP programming language while Java Script is an OOP scripting language