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

SpiderMonkey

GLUEscript uses SpiderMonkey, the JavaScript engine used in FireFox.

SpiderMonkey

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.

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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 0.1.08 released

Today GLUEscript 0.1.08 is released. Major change are the new Grid classes in the wxWidgets glue. This is the change log:

  • wx: Size object can now be created without using 'new'
  • wx: tutorial on GLUEscript website is now also part of the documentation.
  • wx: added layoutmanagement to the tutorial
  • wx: added all Grid classes
  • data: glue_data.dll was missing in binary distribution
  • net: solved bug 3185691 - HTTPServer/TCPServer gc'ed to soon