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- Subject: gij
- From: Kresten Krab Thorup <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: 02 Sep 1999 12:06:04 +0200
It would be good to try making the interpreter run on more than one
platform; right now it only works on i386 with sysv ABI.
The thing that needs to change for the interpreter to support a
new platform is to modify libffi to support closures; which is not too
hard to add.
The way the interpreter uses libffi could also be cleaned up, but it
would be a great motivation if this was driven by new architectures
being suported by libffi.
If someone is interested in working on this, I'd be happy to help.
Where I am working, we mostly use Solaris, but there is some serious
linker problem in that configuration. Does anyone have an idea of if
and when this could be fixed?
Kresten Krab Thorup "I like my eggs ploded"
Department of Computer Science, University of Aarhus
Aabogade 34, DK-8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
+45 8942 5665 (office), +45 2343 4626 (mobile)
- Re: gij
- From: Tom Tromey <email@example.com>