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Hanselminutes Podcast 271 - Inside IronJS - A complete JavaScript/ECMAScript open source implementation on the .NET DLR

June 21, 2011 Comment on this post [8] Posted in DLR | Javascript | Open Source | Podcast
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p_IronJS[1] Scott talks to open source developer Fredrik Holmström about IronJS. It's a very complete implementation of JavaScript written in F# on top of the DLR. It's even faster than IE8 now and getting faster every day. How does something like this get built? What can you use it for? What are the Iron* languages used for and how can you get involved?

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June 22, 2011 3:12
The careers link isn't working for me - "We can’t seem to find that invitation. It’s possible that it has been used already or has expired."
June 22, 2011 3:36
Crap! They've run out already?!? I'll call them up and get more.
June 22, 2011 3:50
Try this Careers Invite link, until I get them to fix the first.
June 23, 2011 15:06
Hi Scott, when can we expect another This Developer's Life episode?
June 27, 2011 15:05
I love the hanselminuts there is only ne thing that keep going in my mind when i download it. Why are you osting it on Amazon and not on Azure?
June 27, 2011 18:52
I've noticed that the PDF transcripts are now three months behind schedule. Is this normal? I ask as they are the only way I get to enjoy these being profoundly deaf and as I'm actually interested in 268 more than the rest at present, seeing 7 shows to go before that one is a little disheartening.
June 28, 2011 3:33
Jonathan - I will find out and get to the bottom of this.

Gabriel - Because Azure didn't exist when I started.

Adrian - Soon. Working on two now.
November 25, 2011 19:08
Thank you, Scott. Your invite link in the comments worked even after official /hm didn't ^_^

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