Perl 5 Optimizing Compiler, Part 13: Happy July 4th! RPerl v1.0 Full Release

Howdy Perlites,

After over 2.5 years of work, I'm very proud to (finally) announce the full release of RPerl v1.0 on CPAN!

Installation should now be as simple as:

$ cpan RPerl
$ cpanm RPerl

For more information about install options, please see:

As outlined in step 3 of the install notes file, we can now automatically compile our…

Perl 5 Optimizing Compiler, Part 11: RPerl v1.0 Beta Released!

Howdy Perl World,

After many months of effort, I'm proud to release the beta version of RPerl v1.0, now available for public download at Github:

As we lead up to full RPerl v1.0 official release, I'll continue posting regular status updates on Facebook:

I say this is "beta" because it can only compile "Hello, World" so far! But we have working data-types support, and it is relatively easy fo…

Perl 5 Optimizing Compiler, Part 10: Kickstarter & Performance Benchmarks

Howdy Perl Community,

We've released initial RPerl performance benchmarks, which are very promising indeed!

Also, our Kickstarter campaign is now live, please consider backing the RPerl v1.0 project, our pledge drive ends on Wednesday 12/4 so don't delay!

Thank you all so mu…