[Types-sig] MobiusPython

Paul Prescod paulp@ActiveState.com
Mon, 12 Mar 2001 17:59:00 -0800

Jeff Epler wrote:
> ...
> I've used a lot of existing pieces, including the SPARK toolkit,

I'm worried about the slowness of the SPARK toolkit. I've seen
exponential behavior with it before and Eric Raymond just mentioned some
on python-dev. You really have to know what you are doing to get good
performance and I don't!

Hasn't anyone implemented a Python compiler in mxtexttools or yapps or
any of the other parser generator systems?

    Programming the way
    indented it.
       - (originated with Skip Montanaro?)