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From Egor Pasko <egor.pa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [drlvm][sablevm] Desing of Class Unloading Support
Date Wed, 01 Nov 2006 10:05:41 GMT
On the 0x214 day of Apache Harmony Mikhail Fursov wrote:
> On 01 Nov 2006 15:56:28 +0600, Egor Pasko <egor.pasko@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > agreed. not patching .. just reporting 'golden' VTable refs to GC, am
> > I right?
> >
> Yes, and everytime we report it to GC and GC moves an object - it patches
> the address we report.

so, by saying "patching" you insist to put immediate operands into
instructions? That's probably worth it, but it extends the JIT<->GC
interface. How about making a simple operand (reg/mem) as the first step?

-- 
Egor Pasko, Intel Managed Runtime Division


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