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From: Vitaly Lugovsky <vsl@o...>
Subject: Re: JIT-compilation for OCaml?
On Tue, 2 Jan 2001, Markus Mottl wrote:

> Hello,
> 
> one thing I just wondered about is whether there are any intentions
> concerning a JIT-compiler for OCaml byte code similar to what Java
> offers. This would allow much faster execution while still retaining
> full portability of the byte code. Is this a goody we might expect in the
> (near? far?) future?

 Very nice idea. And it also will be a solution to dynamic loading
problem!

 I just tryed to understand, how ocaml bytecode interpreter works, and I
think, it is possible to place a kind of JIT there with a little pain.

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   V.S.Lugovsky aka Mauhuur (http://ontil.ihep.su/~vsl) (UIN=45482254)