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Re: Compiling byte code to native

From: Matthew Mundell
Subject: Re: Compiling byte code to native
Date: 03 Jun 2004 11:32:03 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.09 (Gnus v5.9.0) Emacs/21.3.50

Richard Stallman <address@hidden> writes:

> I simply deleted that TODO entry, since it looks like this optimization
> isn't worth a big effort.  Computers are so fast nowadays that Emacs
> Lisp code hardly needs speeding up.

The goal of the entry may also have been to ease the development of
Emacs' internals by introducing Elisp primitives.  Dave Love added the

> I only regret that you had to spend time on an optimization that turns
> out not to be fruitful.  Thank you for working on it.

Pleasure.  It was by choice, and well worth it for the experience.

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