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From "Xiao-Feng Li" <xiaofeng...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [drlvm][general] Multi-tasking VM?
Date Mon, 10 Dec 2007 07:24:22 GMT
On Dec 10, 2007 2:49 PM, Simon Chow <simon.harmony@gmail.com> wrote:
> Acturally, I am just a greenhand for JVM.
> After seeing some paper about MVM, which says MVM can reduce the startup
> overhead and footprint of programs, I think both destop application and
> server application can benefit from it.
> In my opinion, at least, some IDE can use it for debugging small program
> more conveniently by avoiding startup overhead.
>
> Could you say something about its shortage?
> Thank you!

Simon, I think the advantage (shorter startup time) of MVM you
mentioned can be achieved without MVM. Don't you think so?

Thanks,
xiaofeng
>
> On 10/12/2007, Xiao-Feng Li <xiaofeng.li@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > On Dec 10, 2007 1:00 PM, Simon Chow <simon.harmony@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Will harmony support the multi-tasking feature?
> > > I has seen that Sun has a project name
> > > Barcelona<http://research.sun.com/projects/barcelona>which aimed to
> > > run several Java applications on 1 JVM.
> > > Maybe it can improve the JVM performance somehow.
> > > I am very interested about this, but I can not find more resource about
> > > this....
> >
> > In foreseeable future, Harmony might have no plan for MVM support. I
> > had some investigations in this area, and I personally am not fully
> > convinced by the idea.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > xiaofeng
> >
> > > --
> > > From : Simon.Chow@Software School of Fudan University
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > http://xiao-feng.blogspot.com
> >
>
>
>
> --
>
> From : Simon.Chow@Software School of Fudan University
>



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