Artifact Details

Title

Compiler optimization for symbolic languages

Catalog Number

102724523

Type

Moving image

Date

1987-10

Credits

Clinger, William

Publisher

University Video Communications

Identifying Numbers

Deprecated CHM identification number VT_603.96

Duration

00:49:00

Format

U-matic

Copyright Holder

Computer History Museum

Description

From University Video Communications' catalog:

"Symbolic languages such as Smalltalk, Scheme, and Common Lisp pose special problems for compilers. New kinds of optimizations become important, old optimizations occur in new circumstances, and run-time support requires more attention."

Category

Lecture

Collection Title

University Video Communications lectures

Series Title

Distinguished Lecture Series : Software Engineering and Programming

Credit

Gift of University Video Communications

Lot Number

X6636.2013