Parrot support? (was: Re: PerlNET? (was: Re: New language discussion?))

"Andrés G. Aragoneses" knocte at
Sun Mar 29 00:55:36 UTC 2009

Andrés G. Aragoneses wrote:
> Max Kanat-Alexander wrote:
>> On Fri, 20 Mar 2009 11:22:46 -0400 "Andrés G. Aragoneses"
>> <knocte at> wrote:
>>> Now that Parrot 1.0 has been released, and there's no clear future
>>> about PerlNET, how feasible would be to make Bugzilla run on Parrot
>>> in order to start the transition to other language like Ruby or
>>> Python?
>> 	Hey Andres.
>> 	Well, there would have to be a fully-functional language
>> running on top of Parrot first. We would need all of the libraries (and
>> all their dependencies) that Bugzilla uses to be supported on top of
>> some language that runs on top of Parrot. We would also need mod_perl
>> support or something equivalent for web-serving performance.
>> 	As far as I know, any language that currently runs on Parrot is
>> several years (if not a decade) away from this level of support.
>> 	-Max
> Hey Max, thanks for your answer. So there's no mod_parrot yet eh? Where


I'll see if I have time to play with it.

> did you get this information? Any useful link to get informed? Thanks!
> 	Andrés
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