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From "Renaud BECHADE" <renaud.bech...@numerix.com>
Subject FW: timeframe for mid-level decissions
Date Fri, 20 May 2005 02:34:55 GMT


>From the llvm web site: "LLVM does not currently support garbage
>collection of multi-threaded programs or GC-safe points other than
>function calls, but these will be added in the future as there is
>interest."  I would imagine that's quite a lot of work.

Ouch, but I suppose this is less work than say write form scratch an
optimizing JIT for 4 or 5 different architectures (x86, AMD64, powerpc32bit,
powerpc64bit, sparc, arm, etc.)

RB

-----Original Message-----
From: David Griffiths [mailto:david.griffiths@gmail.com] 
Sent: Thursday, May 19, 2005 11:33 PM
To: harmony-dev@incubator.apache.org
Subject: Re: timeframe for mid-level decissions

>From the llvm web site: "LLVM does not currently support garbage
collection of multi-threaded programs or GC-safe points other than
function calls, but these will be added in the future as there is
interest."  I would imagine that's quite a lot of work.

Cheers,

Dave


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