samuelsagan at clairvision.org
Wed Dec 3 05:31:04 CET 2003
I'm considering starting a new project at SourceForge, codenamed
The concept is to develop a set of C++ clases and functions that closely
mimmick the Python fundamentals: lists, tups, dictionnary, built-in
functions and, later, as many modules as possible.
This would make it relatively easy to convert Python code into C++, using
mainly regular expressions and string replacement.
In other words: compile Python apps via C++.
Less important, but could come handy at times: the Chameleon++ subset of C++
would make it very easy for people knowing Python to write in C++.
(Chameleon++ would not use pointers, etc -- only what we use in Python.)
Among other things, Chameleon should also provide a pathway to .NET, since
C++ compiles to .NET. But the main goal remains to compile Python apps via
the C++ route.
Before starting, any comments or directions you may have would be greatly
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