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Re: Language-independent functions-as-trees representation
Zack Weinberg wrote:-
> TREE_LIST nodes, incidentally, have ridiculous overhead if being used
> as plain old cons chains, or even alists. Four pointers (chain, type,
> purpose, value) plus a whole word of flag bits which are generally
I really hope this all gets fixed by moving to more "definite" structs,
rather than a catch-all union for trees. It'll speed up bootstrap too,
by making much of the tree checking we do unnecessary.