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From Stefano Mazzocchi <stef...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Harmony may provide a more general VM than JVM
Date Thu, 12 May 2005 15:54:14 GMT
王在祥 wrote:
> Harmony is focus on provide a Tiger compatible JVM, but i think it is 
> possible to make it more general for other language such as .NET, Haskell, 
> Smalltalk etc.
> the Harmony VM may define such a VM core, such as memory management, multi 
> thread support, object layout etc, that is general for most VM. also, it can 
> define a bytecode of itself as its native bytecode. then other bytecode can 
> be translate to the general bytecode and then JITed.

First things first. Writing a java JVM is a hard enough task. We'll see 
what happens after we reach that goal.


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