Commit 71a75b46 authored by Maciej Fijalkowski's avatar Maciej Fijalkowski

starts a doc rework

parent 365b1303
......@@ -13,9 +13,9 @@ The home page is:
The getting-started document will help guide you:
If you want to help developing PyPy, this document might help you:
It will also point you to the rest of the documentation which is generated
from files in the pypy/doc directory within the source repositories. Enjoy
Getting Started with the Translation Toolchain and Development Process
Getting Started with RPython
.. contents::
This should really write a word of two about **WHAT** is RPython
.. _`try out the translator`:
Trying out the translator
......@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@ Getting Started with PyPy's Python Interpreter
PyPy's Python interpreter is a very compliant Python
interpreter implemented in Python. When translated to C, it passes most of
interpreter implemented in RPython. When compiled, it passes most of
`CPythons core language regression tests`_ and comes with many of the extension
modules included in the standard library including ``ctypes``. It can run large
libraries such as Django_ and Twisted_. There are some small behavioral
......@@ -146,6 +146,8 @@ but they are not really tested any more. Look, for example, at the
Translating using the CLI backend
**Note: the CLI backend is no longer maintained**
To create a standalone .NET executable using the `CLI backend`_::
./ --backend=cli
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.. warning::
This documentation needs work (as discussed during the Gothenburg sprint in 2011)
......@@ -5,7 +5,6 @@ What PyPy can do for your objects
.. contents::
Thanks to the `Object Space`_ architecture, any feature that is
based on proxying, extending, changing or otherwise controlling the
behavior of all objects in a running program is easy to implement on
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