One VM to rule them all

@inproceedings{Wrthinger2013OneVT,
  title={One VM to rule them all},
  author={Thomas W{\"u}rthinger and Christian Wimmer and Andreas W{\"o}\ss and Lukas Stadler and Gilles Duboscq and Christian Humer and Gregor Richards and Doug Simon and Mario Wolczko},
  booktitle={Onward!},
  year={2013}
}
Building high-performance virtual machines is a complex and expensive undertaking; many popular languages still have low-performance implementations. We describe a new approach to virtual machine (VM) construction that amortizes much of the effort in initial construction by allowing new languages to be implemented with modest additional effort. The approach relies on abstract syntax tree (AST) interpretation where a node can rewrite itself to a more specialized or more general node, together… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 21 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS
Highly Cited
This paper has 192 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

10 Figures & Tables

Topics

Statistics

0204060201320142015201620172018
Citations per Year

192 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 192 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.