[Vm-dev] Probably pointless endianness question re: Float changes circa 4.6

tim Rowledge tim at rowledge.org
Mon Jul 6 17:34:31 UTC 2020

> On 2020-07-06, at 8:53 AM, Boris Shingarov <boris at shingarov.com> wrote:
> On 7/5/20 6:05 PM, Eliot Miranda wrote:
>>  now is the best time ever to attempt a 64-bit or 32-bit PPC JIT
> ..."attempt"??  I have most of it working already.  I'll ping you when I get it to the same point where we reached with i386 and arm (i.e. booting the Reader and being able to evaluate "100 factorial").

Time for us to start designing an instruction set that properly supports dynamic translation and message sending etc. A Smalltalk that can run on trillions of cores! 

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