[Mono-list] Re: Porting Rhino to C#

Kunle Odutola kunle.odutola@virgin.net
Fri, 19 Jul 2002 02:36:36 +0100

> Last year, I spent some time writing a JavaScript compiler in C#.
>  I eventually dropped the project, partly due to a profound lack
> of outside interest.  However, I got pretty far -- I have a
> working compiler that handles most of the  ECMAScript 3 language,
> and have implemented most of the core object model.  This is an
> implementation from scratch, not a port of Rhino, but it might be
> useful to you.  I'd be happy to send you a copy of the code and
> give you details as to its current status.  The current
> implementation compiles JavaScript to C# source code, but the
> code generator is well isolated behind a set of interfaces, and
> it should be easy to add direct-to-CIL support.
> Here is a web page describing the project:
> http://janet-js.sourceforge.net/
> It is somewhat out of date; again, I'd be happy to give you
> up-to-date information if you're interested,
> -- Steve Newman
> steve@snewman.net


It would be really great if you could get the project site and files
up-to-date again. Either way, I'd be interested in seeing the latest
incarnation of JaNET.