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A JIT Compiler for Brainf*ck

I recently read this article by Josh Haberman where he demonstrates a JIT for the Brainf*ck language (henceforth referred to as BF). However it wasn’t very different from a regular AOT compiler — the entire BF script is read in … Continue reading

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Peeking inside LuaJIT

LuaJIT is a high-performance virtual machine for Lua. I’ve recently started playing with it and this blog post talks about what I’ve discovered so far. LuaJIT is a tracing JIT as opposed to a method JIT — it works not … Continue reading

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