"Just Curious" VM question
tim at sumeru.stanford.edu
Mon Sep 15 22:46:32 UTC 2003
Best thing to do if look at Interpreter>internalActivateNewMethod et al.
Named primitive sends go through a primitive (#117,
primitiveExternalCall) and might require a load of file lookup, loading
etc if it is the first time through for any particular named prim.
Tim Rowledge, tim at sumeru.stanford.edu, http://sumeru.stanford.edu/tim
No single raindrop believes it is to blame for the flood
More information about the Squeak-dev