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May 12, 2017

On the face of it, HipHop, which is Facebook's source code converter from PHP into C++, would be a very similar project to the Runtime Converter which converts PHP into Java/Swift/C#. In fact, HipHop serves as an excellent example of how it is possible to convert PHP a...

May 12, 2017

Quercus is a Java implementation of PHP 5 developed by Caucho and implemented inside of their application server called "Resin". The most significant difference between Quercus and the Runtime Converter is that Quercus is a way for you to run PHP on the JVM, rather tha...

May 7, 2017

The Runtime Converter produces code (right now in Java) that is automatically converted from PHP. It has a dependency on a library of helper functions and on the PHP runtime library itself, which is used to provide the library of standard functions.

When the user calls...

May 7, 2017

One of the main goals of the runtime converter is to be able to run converted PHP code on another platform with exactly the same behavior as the souce php code.

To make this work, and to prevent regressions from constant changes, we have invested in developing a large n...

May 6, 2017

The reason that people complain about PHP as a language is that it was not developed from scratch as a "programming language" per-se, but rather evolved from a small webpage project ("Personal Home Page") into a programming language.

The result is something that is...

May 6, 2017

While adding automated type detection was on of the early goals of the Runtime Converter, it has since become completely removed from the project's roadmap. One of the reasons that it was removed is that a much more important feature is the ability of the converted sof...

May 5, 2017

In general, there is not much about PHP that can't be converted to Java, though it is not particularly easy to do. What needs to be done is to convert the code and include a support library to match the features that aren't available in the target language.

Each mo...

May 5, 2017

We have successfully developed the larger part of the helper library for Swift, including function calls (with return value, arguments, and output), exceptions, array helper class (native) and native array functions.

The reason we did this now was to try out a "Jav...

May 5, 2017

The PHP to Java conversion process creates code linked to a separate library (provided as a .jar) that provides various helper functions and classes used to make the conversion process work. It has a JNI connection to a library that connects to the real PHP codebase an...

May 5, 2017

Runtime Converter is partnered with Swiftify.io to deliver automated code conversions online. We have ready the conversion API and will soon launch a website at phptojava.com for PHP to Java conversion.

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