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Roman Kennke: The return of the Shark

The return of the Shark: I’ve been working on fixing Shark for OpenJDK8. Shark is an awesome compiler backend for OpenJDK’s Hotspot JIT, originally written by Gary Benson. Instead of generating target machine code dircetly, Shark would generate an intermediate representation (IR) for LLVM, and let LLVM’s JIT compiler generate the target machine code....

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