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YAPC::EU 2010 - The Renaissance of Perl



An alternative to XS

An alternative to XS

By Leon Timmermans (‎leont‎) from Amsterdam.pm
Lightning talk
Target audience: Advanced
Language: English
Tags: c glue perl xs

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XS has been the way to extend perl with C or C++ code for the past decade and a half. It has become a powerful but hard to tame beast.

In this lightning talk, I'm exploring an entirely new approach to extending perl, based on C++ metaprogramming instead of preprocessing. One that doesn't require a programmer familiar with both to learn yet another language.

Attended by: Leon Timmermans (‎leont‎), Olivier MenguĂ© (‎dolmen‎),

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