JRuby: The Pain of Bringing an Off-Platform Dynamic Language to the JVM

Posted by Charles Nutter  on  Jan 07, 2009 3 Posted by Charles Nutter Follow 0 Followers  on  Jan 07, 2009 3

Charles Nutter discusses bringing JRuby to the JVM, why Ruby is hard to implement, JIT compilation, precompilation, core Ruby implementation, Java library access, library challenges and future plans.


The Maxine VM

Posted by Bernd Mathiske  on  Nov 16, 2008 Posted by Bernd Mathiske Follow 0 Followers  on  Nov 16, 2008

Bernd Mathiske discusses Maxine VM, Java compatibility, swapping major VM components, research areas, Object handling, code examples, optimizing compiler, snippets, bytecode generation, JNI and JIT.

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