Efficient dynamic dispatching with type slicing

@article{Gil2007EfficientDD,
  title={Efficient dynamic dispatching with type slicing},
  author={Joseph Gil and Yoav Zibin},
  journal={ACM Trans. Program. Lang. Syst.},
  year={2007},
  volume={30},
  pages={5}
}
A fundamental problem in the implementation of object-oriented languages is that of a frugal implementation of dynamic dispatching, that is, a small footprint data structure that supports quick response to runtime dispatching queries of the following format: which method should be executed in response to a certain message sent to a given object. Previous… CONTINUE READING