[Vm-dev] Event VM: current status?

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Wed Apr 6 16:03:15 UTC 2011

On 6 April 2011 15:53, Dimitry Golubovsky <golubovsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> It is my understanding that the version of Squeak VM ("Event VM") that
> was used in the original Android port (and the same I am using in my
> fork) differs from the "mainline" VM that interpret() is not an
> infinite loop but rather a handler of some events queue (a ring buffer
> as I conclude from the sources) which returns once the queue is empty.
> Please correct me if I am wrong.
> There is a zip-file (witn a Windows executable inside) for this VM
> dated 13-Nov-2009. Has there been any progress since? Can the event VM
> be recreated these days using VMMaker and related tools, or was it an
> ad-hoc modification of a VMMaker code output?
> Such VM looks very convenient for embedding (just like the Android
> port is an example of embedding into JVM), so Squeak might be used as
> a very powerful GUI frontend library with backend being anything else.

i have no idea about existence of this guy..
but i'd like to add that it would be cool to make it easy to embed VMs

> Thanks for any ideas.
> --
> Dimitry Golubovsky
> Anywhere on the Web

Best regards,
Igor Stasenko AKA sig.

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