[virtmach] Implementing VMs efficiently
Thu, 03 Feb 2000 12:41:09 +0800
> Personally, I think bytecodes are a staggeringly bad idea for most VM use;
> they take too much space and carry too little information. The only place
> they're reasonable is in constrained memory (where there's not enough room
> to unpack a slimBinary).
I thought Java was originally designed as a language for appliances
(Oak age), with probably embedded conrollers with limited resources.
That might explain.