[pypy-svn] r16464 - pypy/dist/pypy/doc

cfbolz at codespeak.net cfbolz at codespeak.net
Thu Aug 25 12:56:38 CEST 2005

Author: cfbolz
Date: Thu Aug 25 12:56:37 2005
New Revision: 16464

ooops, remove section that is no longer needed now that we hopefully use
"bytecode interpreter" everywhere.

Modified: pypy/dist/pypy/doc/architecture.txt
--- pypy/dist/pypy/doc/architecture.txt	(original)
+++ pypy/dist/pypy/doc/architecture.txt	Thu Aug 25 12:56:37 2005
@@ -102,15 +102,6 @@
 (the C Implementation of Python led by Guido van Rossum), if one is
 willing to pay for the double-interpretation performance penalty.
-Please note that we are using the term *interpreter* most often in
-reference to the *plain interpreter* which just knows enough to read,
-dispatch and implement *bytecodes* thus shuffling objects around on the
-stack and between namespaces.  The (plain) interpreter is completely
-ignorant of how to access, modify or construct objects and their
-structure and thus delegates such operations to a so called `Object Space`_.
 In addition, the standard interpreter requires a parser and bytecode compiler
 to turn the user's Python source code into a form amenable to
 interpretation.  This is currently still borrowed from CPython, but we

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