[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

Modified:
   pypy/extradoc/talk/pepm2011/paper.tex
Log:
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
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--- 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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