Re: [ANN] Ravi (a Lua 5.3 dialect) 1.0 Beta-3 Release with JIT compilation support
On Tue, 31 Dec 2019 at 17:31, Dibyendu Majumdar <[hidden email]> wrote:
> Ravi (http://ravilang.org) is a dialect of Lua 5.3 with multiple JIT
> backends and limited optional static typing. I am pleased to announce
> that the 1.0 Beta-3 release of Ravi is now available.
> This release is aligned with Lua 5.3.5.
> The main highlights of this release are:
> * New JIT backend based on MIR (https://github.com/vnmakarov/mir) has
> been added. This JIT backend is very small yet achieves good
> performance when type annotations are used.
The MIR JIT backend has a nice blog post from its author: