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From Zaw Win Aung <zwas...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Introduction, and a question
Date Tue, 17 May 2005 04:07:26 GMT
I think what Brad brought up is good. Do we have any way to optimise
the saved classes for current environment before instantiation.

On 5/16/05, Stefano Mazzocchi <stefano@apache.org> wrote:
> Christian Damsgaard wrote:
> > I brought up this idea with Lars Bak (HotSpot architect at Sun back
> > then) at a conference some years back when Sun introduced the HotSpot
> > VM. The argument back then was that a program mays not execute in the
> > same pattern every time and the optimization made previously may no
> > longer apply.
> True, but if you saved the entire state of the JVM memory on disk (an
> JVM 'hibernation'?) then you could just start from where you left,
> instruction pointer included.
> Not sure how hard it is to write, but doesn't sound like a bad idea to me.
> (wasn't this was EMACS was doing with the 'core dump trick'?)
> --
> Stefano.

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