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Subject [Harmony Wiki] Update of "Jitrino OPT/translator" by Mikhail Fursov
Date Wed, 07 May 2008 06:49:56 GMT
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The following page has been changed by Mikhail Fursov:

  The bytecode translator is responsible for converting incoming bytecode instructions into
a high-level intermediate representation. This IR is of a lower level than the bytecode and
breaks complex bytecode operations into several simple instructions to expose more opportunities
to later high-level optimization phases. For example, loading an object field is broken up
into operations that perform a null check of the object reference, load the base address of
the object, compute the address of the field, and load the value at that computed address.
+ Source file: src/translator/*

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