[racket] 80-bit precision in Racket

From: Dmitry Pavlov (dpavlov at ipa.nw.ru)
Date: Fri Nov 16 04:00:03 EST 2012


The changes you have made make much sense to us, thanks!
Right now we are looking into JIT and we plan to make our
changes starting from Monday 26.
If you plan to bring significant changes to JIT after that
day, then no problem, please give a notice--we can rearrange
our plans.



On 11/16/2012 12:17 AM, Dmitry Pavlov wrote:
> Matthew,
>> I've adjusted the bytecode compiler so that it can deal with more local
>> types. To exercise the changes, fixnum results are tracked like flonum
>> I plan to clean up the JIT a little bit to make it easier to add extnum
>> unboxing, but that's a smaller set of changes. Let me know when you
>> start working, and I'll try to not change anything that would make it
>> difficult to merge. I imagine that we'll be happy to merge your changes
>> into the distribution.
> Perfect! I will let you know as soon as we start--pretty soon.
> Best regards,
> Dmitry

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