[MLton] Multicore CPU's and MLton

John Skaller skaller@users.sourceforge.net
Wed, 06 Jul 2005 13:45:04 +1000

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On Tue, 2005-07-05 at 09:11 -0700, Stephen Weeks wrote:

> To be clear, linked-list stacks, bytecode, and continuation passing
> are not necessary here.  MLton provides excellent support for
> user-space micro-threading with native code and a traditional SSA IL.
> MLton does use its own stack (one per thread), not the machine one.
> But each stack is a quite traditional monolithic object with mutating
> push/pop operations.

Are they extensible?

This isn't possible with C stacks, but is with a copying
collector (or some other technique).

John Skaller <skaller at users dot sourceforge dot net>
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