[pypy-svn] r77940 - pypy/extradoc/talk/pepm2011

cfbolz at codespeak.net cfbolz at codespeak.net
Thu Oct 14 16:12:06 CEST 2010

Author: cfbolz
Date: Thu Oct 14 16:12:04 2010
New Revision: 77940

I decided to ignore this comment, because that is dealt with by tracing itself,
not by the optimization that the paper is about

Modified: pypy/extradoc/talk/pepm2011/paper.tex
--- pypy/extradoc/talk/pepm2011/paper.tex	(original)
+++ pypy/extradoc/talk/pepm2011/paper.tex	Thu Oct 14 16:12:04 2010
@@ -140,10 +140,6 @@
 dispatching. Those are problems that are usually not present or at least less
 severe in statically typed languages.
-XXX [fijal] I would say that the other goal of the JIT in case of dynamic
-languages is to compile only a common scenario and leave a guard (instead
-of proving that something will never ever happen)
 Boxing of primitive types is necessary because dynamic languages need to be able to handle
 all objects, even integers, floats, booleans etc. in the same way as user-defined
 instances. Thus those primitive types are usually \emph{boxed}, i.e. a small

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