[squeak-dev] Re: [ANN] Hydra now can do mitosis
Klaus D. Witzel
klaus.witzel at cobss.com
Sun Feb 22 18:59:38 UTC 2009
On Sun, 22 Feb 2009 18:19:33 +0100, Andreas Raab wrote:
> Interesting. Is this conceptually different from making a snapshot using
> image segments and move this over to a different Hydra instance?
In principle: Yes.
Hydra mitosis tranfers all objects required by contractual obligation with
the VM (special objects array, methods, context, process, scheduler,
method dictionaries, classes, language level constants, etc).
This all has to be closed under #pointsTo: for each fixed/indexed field in
And it populates an empty instance of ObjectMemory.
> - Andreas
"If at first, the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it".
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