[Vm-dev] Re: [squeak-dev] compiled squeakjs
florin.mateoc at gmail.com
Sun Jan 18 20:29:05 UTC 2015
On 1/18/2015 1:38 PM, Eliot Miranda wrote:
> I like your approach, that if making everything work, not taking the simpe approach of translating what will work
> directly and disallowing the rest (as does Amber and Clamato etc). You might want to talk to Ryan Macnak and Gilad
> I do think Bert's approach is fun, too. But I do feel extremely frustrated that no one is taking the obvious route of making a plugin to allow the Cog VM to be used directly, gaining much higher performance and reducing the number of execution platforms we have to support.
> And then there really is /no/ difference in the execution semantics, and /no/ performance degradation, and the code is as portable as Bert's VM provided Cig runs on the platform.
> I'd be doing this myself if I weren't working on getting Spur released, getting 64-but Spur working, working with Clément on Sista and looking at hosting Cog over Xen. Come on folks; someone out there must think this is useful and interesting.
Let's hope this gets accepted as a GSOC project
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