Perl 5 Optimizing Compiler, RPerl v1.2

A project in Austin, TX by Will Braswell

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RPerl compiles your low-magic Perl 5 code to run hundreds of times faster than interpreted Perl, with full backward compatibility!
Backers: 49
Average Pledge Per Backer: $123

Funded: $6,010 of $1,701
Dates: Sep 21st -> Oct 1st (10 days)
Project By: Will Braswell
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$3,500 Stretch Goal Reached; $6,500 Coming Up Fast!

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Howdy Loyal RPerl Backers, We're only 1.5 days into our campaign, and we've already reached our first stretch goal of $3,500 which will fund development of RPerl v1.3! Our next stretch goal is RPerl v2.0beta1 at $6,500; we have 16 backers now, let's... (Read More)

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