[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: New very simple methodology to create a m-file compiler.

From: GoSim
Subject: Re: New very simple methodology to create a m-file compiler.
Date: Tue, 7 May 2019 11:54:48 -0500 (CDT)

Richard Crozier wrote
> On 07/05/2019 17:06, GoSim wrote:
>> Carlo de Falco-2 wrote
>>> also, what is the actual purpose of this thread in the first place?
>>> is the OP poster proposing to change the grammar of the language in
>>> order
>>> to make it easier to compile?
>>> if you are looking for a language symilar to (but not compatible with)
>>> matlab that is faster to parse and compile then why not just look at
>>> https://julialang.org/ ?
>>> c.
>> The purpose is to make it possible to compile m-files for speed.
> I think his point is that making it work for a large part of the code
> base is pretty hard (otherwise a good JIT would also be easy), and if
> you make it so that there are many many things which a user must
> remember to make it work safely, then it might be just as easy for them
> to write it in another language in the first place.
> Richard
> The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland,
> with registration number SC005336.

Learning a few new things in a language you are used to is much easier than
learning a new language. 

Sent from: http://octave.1599824.n4.nabble.com/Octave-Maintainers-f1638794.html

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]