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- Subject: Re: [ANN] lbcv 0.2 - A bytecode verifier for Lua 5.2
- From: Tony Finch <dot@...>
- Date: Wed, 15 Dec 2010 16:47:54 +0000
On Wed, 15 Dec 2010, Mike Pall wrote:
> Tony Finch wrote:
> > On Wed, 15 Dec 2010, Mike Pall wrote:
> > > [For comparison: the LuaJIT parser is about 50% faster than the
> > > Lua parser for the same Lua source code.]
> > I would be intrested if you could give us a summary of the things you do
> > to make it faster.
Interesting, thanks. I thought the received wisdom is that the
per-character overhead of lexing dominated the front end of
compilers but this suggests otherwise.
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