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Re: Stuff that needs to be done.

To: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Subject: Re: Stuff that needs to be done.
From: Miguel de Icaza <miguel@nuclecu.unam.mx>
Date: Fri, 19 Jun 1998 09:02:31 -0500
Cc: adevries@engsoc.carleton.ca, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <19980618041807.C517@uni-koblenz.de> (ralf@uni-koblenz.de)
References: <Pine.LNX.3.95.980617141204.8736C-100000@lager.engsoc.carleton.ca> <19980618041807.C517@uni-koblenz.de>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
> > kaffe
> >      Architecture unsupported.
> 
> This is nontrivial, as Miguel explained to me this'd require writing
> a JIT.

No.  A simplistic port of Kaffe to Linux/MIPS should not take more
than a couple of minutes.  Just the time to define what you can use to
do simplistic poking of some registers inside a signal handler.

There is not JIT for MIPS in Kaffe yet, so you only get the
interpreter at this point.

Miguel.

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