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Re: Introduction, I suppose.

Jarkko Hietaniemi
November 15, 2000 06:24
Re: Introduction, I suppose.
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On Wed, Nov 15, 2000 at 11:55:27AM +0000, Simon Cozens wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 15, 2000 at 03:29:24AM +0000, David Grove wrote:
> > If this should be a PDD, I'll be happy to propose it that way, but I will
> > need some slight help in the specific implementation of the C code that
> > does it.
> I may have misunderstood the purpose of this group, but it's *API*, which
> means we're not (yet) designing how the parser acts or is implemented, but

The parser acts and is implemented in a fast, compact, and clean way :-)

> we're merely talking about how it communicates with the rest of Perl. So I
> think we're expecting to see things along the lines of:
>     OP*  parse(SV *); /* Parse a piece of code, return op tree */
>     void parse_add_hook(int level, FPTR function, void* data);
>     /* Add a hook (function) to be called at level (level) of parsing */

Yes, that's the kind of stuff we are after.

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