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J. David Blackstone has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering and nine years of experience at a wireless telecommunications company, where he learned Perl and never looked back. J. David has an advantage in that he works really hard, he has a passion for writing good software, and he knows many of the world's best Perl programmers.

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Friday June 28, 2002
08:40 AM

YAPC day 2: PAL

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I was sort of burning out or something by Phil Crowe's simple assembly talk. I didn't take any notes at the time. I had intended to go to mjd's conference presentation judo talk, but I was delighted by what I heard. PAL is a simple assembly interpreter with a small instruction set. It was neat because it was constructed as a teaching tool. Each line is read and built up into a string to be eval'ed. Nice approach, much easier than trying to emulate a byte machine. The code is available as assembly-0.21.plt from the scripts section of CPAN. Nice job, Phil. You've got lucky students.

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