[MUD-Dev] NEWS: mooix beta 1 released (successor to perlmoo)

Fred Clift fred at clift.org
Tue Apr 2 10:49:28 New Zealand Daylight Time 2002

On Mon, 1 Apr 2002, Joey Hess wrote:
> Fred Clift wrote:

>> Would you be better off restricting the possible langugaes your
>> code is in and embedding an interpreter for the language?  ie


> I think that could be done, the perl process would have to fork
> and setuid to the correct user id to run each method though, and
> then load up the method code and compile it, there's no getting
> around that. If that happened in less than the 0.02 seconds it
> takes perl to bring up the typical moo method then it'd be a
> win. I'd rather just rewrite critical paths in C.

At any rate -- good job -- high on the 'cool hack' list in my book
though I think it would be hazardous to my sanity to allow lots of
programmers on a box I ran :).  Anyway, again, good job.

Fred Clift - fred at clift.org -- Remember: If brute
force doesn't work, you're just not using enough.

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