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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • Why did you classify your emulator under the Acme:: namespace? IMO That is for joke modules only. Yours seems to be far too mature, possibly even useful, to be called a "joke module".

    Admittedly, I have not tried it out, as I have no attachment to the 6502 CPU. But I do have to Forth, so that's another reason to be interested in it.

    And I have been contemplating to write something similar for the Z80 CPU, I once did a whole "monitor" (which is like an inplace assembler/disassembler) in Z80 machine code, so I
  • Acme because

    • The test coverage is rubbish
    • The documentation is weak
    • I can't imagine people having a serious use for it - but if they do they'll find it anyway
    • It is quite funny

    To make the insanity complete I was thinking about writing a small Perl-like language in 6502 code to distribute with Acme::6502. But it turns out that life actually is too short.