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Re: JIT compiler

From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: Re: JIT compiler
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2006 09:32:46 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.110004 (No Gnus v0.4) Emacs/21.4 (gnu/linux)


Marius Vollmer <address@hidden> writes:

> Aaron VanDevender <address@hidden> writes:
>> What about the gnu-lightning stuff in the guile cvs tree? Isn't that
>> supposed to be a JIT/VM for guile?
> No, that was just an experiment.

These are Guile bindings for GNU Lightning, i.e., it allows Lightning
"assembly" to be written from Scheme code, plus it contains an
experimental compiler that would compile a simplified variant of Scheme
directly into Lightning assembly.

The binding part itself is quite comparable to Sassy, except that Sassy
is limited to x86 assembly: .


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