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Since the rights to PaxCompiler have been acquired by Apex Data Solutions, they've decided not to supply it as a stand-alone royalty-free compiler, but as part of a larger interoperability suite (with no source and controlled through their licencing portal). I'm looking into the possibility of continuing development since I have a significant investment in the technology but don't have the time to become a compiler engineer! Initially I'm trying to (i) identify any compiler/interpreter developers who might be interested in contract work and (ii) identify other pax users who'd be interested in pooling bug fixes and possibly collaborating on funding further development. Obviously pax can't simply be open-sourced but I have some ideas on how to proceed in a way that keeps things legal. Any pax users who are interested can contact me on gmail (rlsdevine).

 

Cheers, Bob

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I'm not familiar with the PaxCompiler, but what I read about it, it sounds somewhat similar to DWScript, perhaps it's worth looking into porting over to something like that?

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Thanks, but pax has some unique features that aren't available in the various Delphi scripting engines, including the ability to create Delphi-compatible interface-based DLLs (so you can create plug-ins from within your app) and cross-language programming (Object Pascal/Object Basic/Javascript). 

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Im a paxcompiler user, but stoped using it because i was seel to apex and seems no fueryerh development. I think is one of best. will contact you because i would like to support bug fixing and updating. One thing i have expected is the use of custom attributes to classes.

 

about sqscript it is a god scrpting engine wich almost has all paxcompiler features, the only one is lacking is that it doesnt generate exes, dlls etc, but it has a 'filter' plugin system which can let you output the compiling restul to html, js code and can be applied to exe if some ones all of that.

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16 hours ago, fduenas said:

Im a paxcompiler user, but stoped using it because i was seel to apex and seems no fueryerh development. I think is one of best. will contact you because i would like to support bug fixing and updating. One thing i have expected is the use of custom attributes to classes.

 

about sqscript it is a god scrpting engine wich almost has all paxcompiler features, the only one is lacking is that it doesnt generate exes, dlls etc, but it has a 'filter' plugin system which can let you output the compiling restul to html, js code and can be applied to exe if some ones all of that.

sqscript ??? where is it ?

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11 hours ago, churbon said:

sqscript ??? where is it ?

One letter to the left of dwscript... twice. 😉

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On 2/25/2019 at 9:32 AM, jottkaerr said:

One letter to the left of dwscript... twice. 😉

Yup, sorry I meant dwscript. 🙂

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