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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at MBAY dot NET>
Subject: Re: Compile Perl scripts
Date: Sep 25 1997 4:30PM
Sherry Lee wrote:
> I've heard that perl scripts can be compiled into binary executables.
> Please advise me on how this can be accomplished.
Yes, Malcolm Beattie is working on a Perl compiler, which is currently
in late alpha testing, I think.
I believe that compiling straight perl scripts
works reasonably well, but compiling scripts that use
extension modules such as Sybase::DBlib have certain problems.
I have not used the compiler myself, though.
Michael Peppler -||- Data Migrations Inc.
firstname.lastname@example.org -||- http://www.mbay.net/~mpeppler