llvm vs. parrot

Carlos Ribeiro carribeiro at gmail.com
Sat Apr 11 16:35:59 CEST 2009


On Fri, Apr 10, 2009 at 20:16, Paul Watson <paul.hermeneutic at gmail.com>wrote:

> Is Parrot out of favor these days?  It appears that Google is going to
> use llvm.
>

As far as I can recall, Parrot was supposed to be an April Fools Day joke
(literally) that was taken way too seriously. Parrot may had made a lot of
sense years ago, but given today's compiler + language support + virtual
machine technology, it seems that it has fallen behind.
But that's just my $0.02 worth.
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