[virtmach] parrot VM?

Chris Lattner virtmach@iecc.com
Sun, 14 Jul 2002 01:06:26 -0500 (CDT)

> 	So the VM has to run this register allocation pass
> 	on the platform-independent bytecodes before it executes
>         them? Any examples (someone mentioned Lua?) of
> 	a register VM that does this?

Presumably (unless it's an interpreter, and then performance is not the
issue), the platform-independant bytecodes will have to be translated to
native code anyway.  Register allocation is just one part of that...