[Python-Dev] A new JIT compiler for a faster CPython?
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Wed Jul 18 01:07:50 CEST 2012
On 2012-07-17, at 6:38 PM, Devin Jeanpierre wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 6:20 PM, Victor Stinner
> <victor.stinner at gmail.com> wrote:
>> What is the status of LLVM nowadays? Is it not a good solution to
>> write a portable JIT?
>> I don't want to write my own library to generate machine code.
> You don't have to, even if you don't want to use LLVM. There are
> plenty of "ligher-weight" approaches to that. For example, GNU
> Lightning  or sljit .
>  http://www.gnu.org/software/lightning/
>  http://sljit.sourceforge.net/
And, there is also DynASM , . This one was built for
LuaJIT and is under MIT licence.
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