[virtmach] Implementing VMs efficiently

Sean McDirmid mcdirmid@cs.utah.edu
Sat, 5 Feb 2000 07:46:38 -0700 (MST)

But usually if the cost-sensitive nodes are receiving the code over a
network they are with communication of large computing resources that can
do sophisticated back-end compilation on their behalf. I've toyed with
this in a couple projects (kimera.cs.washington.edu,


On Sat, 5 Feb 2000, Stephen Pelc wrote:

> Have a look at ANDF (Architecture Neutral Distribution Format), 
> originally developed by DERA in the UK. The problem with more 
> sophisticated codings is that they demand more resources at 
> program installation time. For many applications, the receiving 
> nodes are cost-sensitive and simply don't have the resources to 
> handle sophisticated back-end compilation.