embeded parrot with start / stop

Jonathan Leto jaleto at gmail.com
Wed Nov 24 02:27:05 UTC 2010

>  * parrot in its current form is hardly "small". tweaks are available
> to pair it down significantly, but they aren't the default, so it
> would be some work to find and use these optimally.

Define "small".

>  * parrot has no considerations for external halting and restarting
> like you've described (maybe we should, but we don't ATM). you would
> have to write an alternative runloop (not that hard, honest), or you
> might be able to tie-in with the gsoc instrumentation framework (not
> all there quite yet, but close)

Why is an alternative runloop necessary? What assumptions require a runloop?

Why can't serialization be used?


Jonathan "Duke" Leto
jonathan at leto.net

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