[Vm-dev] Unix VM closure enabled?
David T. Lewis
lewis at mail.msen.com
Fri Jul 17 15:09:26 UTC 2009
On Fri, Jul 17, 2009 at 01:23:55PM +0200, Damien Cassou wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 15, 2009 at 12:56 AM, Andreas Raab<andreas.raab at gmx.de> wrote:
> > In any case, what is the process that users have to go through to get a
> > closure-enabled VM on their preferred Unix flavor?
> Download the 'GNU/Linux and other Unix' VM from:
> I've also attached a README.
Thanks for the link.
I repeated the test of loading closure support from your MCUpdateTest
update stream, this time using the Pharo (Exupery) 32-bit Linux VM
rather than my homebrew 64-bit VM. The results are the same, with the
load stopping in the preamble to Compiler-ar.70.
So with respect to running the closure bytecode support, there is no
evidence of a difference between the VM compiled for 32 bit pointers
(Exupery build) versus a VM compiled for 64 bit pointers.
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