Parrot Virtual Machine/Parrot Embedding

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Embedding Parrot[edit | edit source]

Because the Parrot Virtual Machine is modular, we can link the libparrot library into other executables, creating programs which contain a Parrot interpreter object. One simple use for such a technology would be to create an executable file which contains data in the form of precompiled bytecode and a simple instantiation of the Parrot interpreter to create a standalone executable for a particular programming language. This is called Native Execution, and we will discuss it in more detail below.

Parrot Interpreter Object[edit | edit source]

Embedding API[edit | edit source]

Native Execution[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

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