TITLE

Programming Parrot

AUTHOR(S)
Duff, Jonathan Scott
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Perl Review;Fall2007, Vol. 4 Issue 0, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Native Call Interface (NCI) of Parrot, the virtual machine for the Perl programming language. NCI allows computer programmers to interface directly with functions defined in a C library using only Parrot code to do so. Parrot provides a routine for loading shared libraries and another routine for accessing subroutine symbols defined in those libraries by exposing them as Parrot Magic Cookies (PMC).
ACCESSION #
28349253

 

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