What's GLUEscript?

GLUEscript (Glueing Libraries Using EcmaScript) is the successor of wxJavaScript. The new name covers the goal of this project: create a JavaScript engine which can be used as a general purpose language (like Perl for instance).

Read the history behind GLUEscript.

GLUEscript is developed by Franky Braem


GLUEscript uses SpiderMonkey, the JavaScript engine used in FireFox.


Portable Code

GLUEscript is written in portable C++ code. GLUEscript uses PoCo, a library for writing portable C++ code. And wxWidgets is used as GUI toolset. The GUI glue is optional.

Powered by POCO
Built with wxWidgets

GLUEscript uses Premake for generating makefiles for gcc, project files for Visual C++, CodeLite, Code::Blocks, ... Premake can be used on Windows, Linux and MacOS.

GLUEscript 0.1.07 released

GLUEscript 0.1.07 is released on 15-01-2011. This is the changelog:

  • In net glue: added MailMessage, MailRecipient, PartHandler, SMTPClientSession, PartSource, StringPartSource, FilePartSource, NameValueCollection, HTTPMessage, MessageHeader classes
  • HTMLForm now uses NameValueCollection as prototype.
  • HTTPMessage: elements property is removed and replaced by getObject method on NameValueCollection
  • File uploads must now be done in JavaScript using the PartHandler class
  • Solved bug 3151953: mod_poco can't be loaded with POCO 1.4.0
  • libmysql.dll is now part of the windows binary download
  • Apache connector loads system glue by default