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    exoteric

    Project Fortress Implementation Status | slides

    JVM Summit 2010

     

    Implicit parallelism! Uses a "Fork if Profitable" parallism analyzer to decide when to actually parallize.

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    vesuvius

    I had not realised that Guy Steele had moved to Oracle. The program they have written will be useful for some people I work with, so cheers for the pointer.

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    exoteric

    vesuvius said:

    I had not realised that Guy Steele had moved to Oracle. The program they have written will be useful for some people I work with, so cheers for the pointer.

    Well Oracle aquired Sun and by proxy Guy Steele. Some people left, including the father of Java, James Gosling.

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    contextfree`

    Now they need to generalize that and implement an underpants gnome business plan solver that automatically infers the content of the ??? steps.

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    Charles

    I'd argue that cracking the highschool math books does not guarantee sufficient levels of intuition for efficient and effective comprehension.

     

    C Sea See

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    exoteric

    Charles said:

    I'd argue that cracking the highschool math books does not guarantee sufficient levels of intuition for efficient and effective comprehension.

     

    C Sea See

    Can you elaborate a little on what you mean by that? Smiley

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    Charles

    exoteric said:
    Charles said:
    *snip*

    Can you elaborate a little on what you mean by that? Smiley

    I was responding to her assertion that all you need to have done is crack the highschool math books to be sufficiently prepared for her presentation on Fortress. I think that's stretching it a bit...

    C

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    exoteric

    Charles said:
    exoteric said:
    *snip*

    I was responding to her assertion that all you need to have done is crack the highschool math books to be sufficiently prepared for her presentation on Fortress. I think that's stretching it a bit...

    C

    Gotcha.

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