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From: mikel evins <mikel@e...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Re: bytecode and native code at once

On Aug 27, 2004, at 8:39 AM, David Brown wrote:

> On Fri, Aug 27, 2004 at 09:52:33AM +0100, Keith Wansbrough wrote:
>
>> GHCi, the interactive version of the Glasgow Haskell Compiler,
>> supports both interpreted and compiled code in the same runtime.
>
> Although, admitedly, the code that does it is fairly non-portable.  
> They
> ended up using their own dynamic linker, which has to be ported to 
> each new
> platform you wish to support.

Nevertheless, it's more portable than the old MacScheme code, which 
only ever ran on MacOS (pre-OS X), and only on the 68K architecture.

--me


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