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Re: Draft sketch of bytecode generation

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Dan Sugalski
October 29, 2002 07:36
Re: Draft sketch of bytecode generation
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At 8:40 AM -0800 10/28/02, chromatic wrote:
>On Sunday 27 October 2002 23:27, Brent Dax wrote:
>>  Appearances are deceiving--the first adds some (unparsed?) source code,
>>  the second adds information on file and line numbers, probably based on
>>  offset into the bytecode.
>Similar in terms of implementation, that is.  :)

Underlying implementation, sure--we'll just be jamming bytes into the 
appropriate chunks of the segment, potentially in multiple calls. I'm 
not sure I want to worry too much about that quite yet, though, as 
I'm still trying to nail down the required functionality. :)

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