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From Michael Schmalle <>
Subject Re: ABC -> JS
Date Wed, 05 Dec 2012 09:54:14 GMT

Quoting Frank Wienberg <>:

>> I hear you Alex, the interest is 110%, the time is another factor. To do
>> this it would take a lot of time. I'm sure others would join in (I hope),
>> so it's really just finding the point to try.
>> I know you understand but a project like that is full language and the
>> ActionScript language has a lot of elements.
>> What I will probably start doing is try to convert some expressions,
>> statements and class structure off of one file, then eventually put the
>> blocks together. I think this would give myself more manageable mile posts.
>> I would like to know if there are any others in this list that are
>> reading, that might have an interest in some prototyping of this idea?
>> Anyone out there?
> If you started a prototype to generate JS straight from the AST, I'd really
> like to contribute, based on my experience with Jangaroo. I have to
> negotiate with my employer, though, because I can't really do that in my
> free time.
> -Frank-

Sounds good to me, when I do this I will put it in my whiteboard. Like  
I said, I think I will just start small and work up. You have years on  
me doing this. :)


Michael Schmalle - Teoti Graphix, LLC

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