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Re^5: perllVm: A Linux test of how Perl and LLVM would work together.

by chip (Curate)
on Sep 08, 2012 at 21:05 UTC ( #992531=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: perllVm: A Linux test of how Perl and LLVM would work together.
in thread perllVm: A Linux test of how Perl and LLVM would work together.

Clang brings meaningful competition to free compilers and vastly improved diagnostics. Double yay. But chromatic's right. JITting Perl is a big big big job. If you'd done it, we'd be having this conversation many months later and you'd have been asking p5p a hard question every day.

    -- Chip Salzenberg, Free-Floating Agent of Chaos

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