Slash Boxes
NOTE: use Perl; is on undef hiatus. You can read content, but you can't post it. More info will be forthcoming forthcomingly.

All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

use Perl Log In

Log In

[ Create a new account ]

philcrow (3401)

  (email not shown publicly)

Journal of philcrow (3401)

Saturday June 16, 2007
01:23 PM

Java to Perl now on CPAN

[ #33533 ]

You can now download Java::Javap from CPAN to get the java2perl6 command line tool (javap is the standard java decompilation tool). This is not a finished product. The script will work on Java interfaces (classes are not yet supported properly). Output dumps to the screen. That output is a Perl 6 role for the java interface.

I need to learn enough about Perl 6 classes to generate proper output before supporting classes. In the mean time I plan to add support for controlling where output goes and for recursing through encountered types. For instance, if a method in class org.example.Useless returns an object of type org.example.Useless.Helper, recursing would process Helper after Useless processing finished.

I will also be heading to YAPC a week from tomorrow, so I'm putting some work into my talk on our shop's web framework called Gantry.


The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. We are not responsible for them in any way.
More | Login | Reply
Loading... please wait.