[Python-Dev] Python Specializing Compiler
Wed, 27 Jun 2001 11:01:18 +0200 (CEST)
On Tue, 26 Jun 2001, Paul Prescod wrote:
> Armin Rigo wrote:
> > I am considering using GNU Lightning to produce code from the Psyco
> > compiler. (...)
> Core Python has no GPLed components. I would hate to have you put in a
> bunch of work worthy of inclusion in core Python to see it rejected on
> those grounds.
Good remark. Anyone else has comments about this ?
Psyco would probably not be part of the core Python, but only an extension
module; but your objection is nevertheless valid.
Any alternatives ?
I am considering a more theoretical approach, based on Tunes
(http://tunes.org) as mentionned in Psyco's readme file, but this would
take a lot more time -- althought it might give much more impressive