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Re: INP ("imcc's not parrot")

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Melvin Smith
August 21, 2002 17:31
Re: INP ("imcc's not parrot")
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At 07:00 PM 8/21/2002 -0400, 'John Porter' wrote:
>No; but statements like "imcc MUST provide access to ALL of parrot's
>(still very dynamic) feature set" and discussions of imcc syntax
>naturally lead to questions of imcc's role in the parrot project.
>E.g. "will the perl6 compiler target imcc?"

Good question. The problem is, there is no one but us to answer
that question. Or who are we waiting for?

>While imcc is cool and worthy, it probably oughtn't be discussed on
>this list untless/until it is a "blessed" member of the parrot suite.

It is currently part of the prototype perl6 compiler. We should discuss it here
unless we are going to move _all_ compiler discussion to another list (which
I am ok with if that is the consensus).

For now, I'd hoped we could keep it all on one list, until it becomes a 


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