Annotation-Directed Run-Time Specialization in C

@inproceedings{Grant1997AnnotationDirectedRS,
  title={Annotation-Directed Run-Time Specialization in C},
  author={Brian Grant and Markus Mock and Matthai Philipose and Craig Chambers and Susan J. Eggers},
  booktitle={PEPM},
  year={1997}
}
We present the design of a dynamic compilation system for C. Directed by a few declarative user annotations specifying where and on what dynamic compilation is to take place, a binding time analysis computes the set of run-time constants at each program point in each annotated procedure's control flow graph; the analysis supports program-point-specific polyvariant division and specialization. The analysis results guide the construction of a specialized run-time specializer for each dynamically… CONTINUE READING
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