> Rejigging NCI to use the ffcall library
>  Nick Glencross wondered about rejigging NCI, the parrot Native Call
>  Interface to use the ffcall library. In fact he went so far as to offer
>  up a proof of concept implementation. Apparently the ffcall approach
>  makes it much easier to write callbacks in PIR/PASM. Leo thought it
>  sounded like a useful thing to do, but licensing issues (ffcall is under
>  the GPL) meant that Parrot might have to stick with the current NCI
>  interface.
>   <http://xrl.us/ia4w>

As was stated in the thread, the author of ffcall has agreed in the past
that he would be willing to release ffcall under LGPL for use with Perl6.

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