python for microcontrollers

Damir Hakimov damir at agg.astranet.ru
Tue Aug 9 11:49:06 CEST 2005


David Cuthbert wrote:

>Paul Rubin wrote:
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>>I don't think you want to do this.  Runtime type tags and the overhead
>>of checking them on every operation will kill you all by themselves.
>>Processors like that haven't been used much as Lisp targets either,
>>for the same reasons.  Pick a different language.
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>I was thinking that you could avoid this by adding some type inference 
>to Python and/or reducing everything to two basic types (strings and 
>ints), but the end result would require a lot of work and not look much 
>like Python.
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>
Use Fort.





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