FAQ 1.5: What is Ponie?

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1.5: What is Ponie?

    At The O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention in 2003, Artur Bergman,
    Fotango, and The Perl Foundation announced a project to run perl5 on the
    Parrot virtual machine named Ponie. Ponie stands for Perl On New
    Internal Engine. The Perl 5.10 language implementation will be used for
    Ponie, and there will be no language level differences between perl5 and
    ponie. Ponie is not a complete rewrite of perl5.

    For more details, see http://www.poniecode.org /


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