Opcode and OpLib PMCs
wknight8111 at gmail.com
Thu Feb 11 21:38:16 UTC 2010
They're pretty bare-bones for now, mostly serve to convert op name to
opnumber and vice versa. I'll put up some example tests later and we
can grow from there.
On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 4:14 PM, Jonathan Leto <jaleto at gmail.com> wrote:
> Are there any tests that you would like to be written for these? If
> you push me in the right direction I can add some test coverage and
> get to know how they work at the same time.
> On Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 12:14 PM, Andrew Whitworth
> <wknight8111 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I've created two new prototype PMCs in the op_pmcs branch: Opcode and
>> OpLib. OpLib is a singleton that provides access to the interp->op_lib
>> structure and acts like a factory for Opcode PMCs. Opcode PMCs
>> represent a single opcode and can be used to get information about
>> them, most importantly the op number so we can start looking at the
>> possibility of doing bytecode compilation from PIR.
>> These PMCs are bare bones now. They obviously need some feature
>> additions and other maturation, but I would like to get some eyes on
>> them and some comments/suggestions from people so these can grow in a
>> good way.
>> --Andrew Whitworth
> Jonathan "Duke" Leto
> jonathan at leto.net
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