Tue, 22 Nov 2005 02:28:36 +1100
On Mon, 2005-11-21 at 09:00 -0500, Matthew Fluet wrote:
> > Is AMD64 support still planned at some stage?
> Yes, work is progressing on the x86_64 branch:
> I'll shortly be writing up a little document on where it is and where it
> is going, but the short version is that the garbage collector has been
> made native pointer size agnostic with configurable heap object pointer
> representation. There are no known regressions with respect to the
> rewritten GC and the present 32-bit compiler.
Excellent. Thank you! I am happy to do some testing,
just give instructions. Also, I can provide SSH access
to my box (Ubuntu, gcc 4, amd64) on an 'occasional' basis
if that helps.
John Skaller <skaller at users dot sf dot net>
Felix, successor to C++: http://felix.sf.net