October 2013 Archives

Perl 5 Internals - Part Four

installment will cover something a bit different: the optree. Those of you who are familiar with compiler concepts are no doubt familiar with the notion of an abstract syntax tree (known as an AST for short). The optree is perl's take on the AST: it's something similar to, but not entirely the same as, an AST. Befor…

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user-pic I'm a Perl programmer living in Amsterdam. http://hoelz.ro