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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report
Sunday May 13, 2001
Started work on B::AST
, an abstract syntax tree representation of programs; this should help with translation to other languages. The eventual plan is to translate B::Deparse
into something that takes output from B::AST
. One day.
Anyway, this necessitated writing a module to turn the numeric value of an op (or SV)'s flags into text; this in turn needed a patch to Perl because the relevant function in dump.c was ignorant of some of the newer private flags. Fixed that up, and then release B::Flags to CPAN.
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