The Nordic Perl Workshop 2004 Abstract
Ponie - Perl on new internal engine. (Arthur Bergman)
30 minutes, Advanced, in English
Ponie is the adapted version of perl5 that runs on top of parrot while
still maintaining the original perl5 source code for most support
functions including regular expressions system, compiler and
extension/embedding API. It does this by providing wrappers around the
Parrot API that mimic the perl API.
This talk will describe the progress of the Ponie project, what is
changing and what is staying the same, as well as the methods used to
bridge the two vast codebases of perl5 and parrot together and the
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