drieuxster (drieuxster) wrote,

A brief Code Aside

I was not that surprised with s9 opted in on the idea that 'byteCode' is the Machine Language of Virtual Machines. And that this means that byteCode Compilers are a reasonable construct, whether we are talking Perl or Java.

Without the compilation to byteCode we wind up with the line by line execution of the traditional interpretted approaches, such as occurs with bourne's shell.
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