Progrmaming in Bytecode?
Cees de Groot
cg at cdegroot.com
Fri Aug 2 08:37:10 UTC 2002
Ian Piumarta <ian.piumarta at inria.fr> said:
>> Due to the "peculiarities"
>> of some instruction sets, there are even such things as "optimizing
>Assemblers for the Alpha (or was is MIPS? It's been a *looong* time...)
>make _register allocation_ decisions.
I do vaguely recall that the Ultrix/MIPS assembler did optimization
on subroutine calls (branch first, then push the final argument)...
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