Where do I begin?
rdi at interlog.com
Fri Mar 6 09:44:12 PST 1998
> Is there a document (other than the source) describing the
Not that I'm aware of - if there is one, please tell me!
You might want to consult the Java VM Spec, which at least tells you
what a Java VM is supposed to do.
> A glossary (what's a 'trampoline', for instance)?
Check the online dictionary of computing -
> Is anything I add to Kaffe tainted if I look at Sun's source?
I think looking at Sun's source pretty much disqualifies you from
working on any other Java VM. (Though I just reviewed their
non-commercial licence and it didn't actually say that.) It certainly
disqualifies you from working on Kaffe, since the intent was to make
this a "clean room" implementation.
More information about the kaffe