[pypy-dev] Who's developing language interpreters in PyPy
faassen at startifact.com
Mon Apr 23 11:04:26 CEST 2007
Leonardo Santagada wrote:
> Em 22/04/2007, às 21:24, Maurice Ling escreveu:
>> Thanks Leonardo
> You're welcome
>> So yes, I'm kinda polling interests here... Any suggestions?
> If you make an R interpreter using pypy we would probably still need
> RPy to use R inside python. What you could do is implement Numeric (I
> don't know how it is called this days, maybe numpy or numarray) in
Numpy appears to be the official merger between Numeric and Numarray.
In general you'd hope PyPy will eventually grow ways to reuse important
bits of C-based Python infrastructure for the implementation of
non-Python language. Or can it already do so through rctypes?
It sounds a bit odd to use Numeric for the implementation of R that way,
but it'd make sense to be able to do so, right? Naturally PyPy wouldn't
be able to use its magical optimization abilities on those bits, though.
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