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Re: [Chicken-hackers] [PATCH] Speedup in walk-generic and generate less
Re: [Chicken-hackers] [PATCH] Speedup in walk-generic and generate less LET statements
Mon, 5 Mar 2012 14:08:51 +0100
On Mon, Mar 05, 2012 at 02:00:31PM +0100, Felix wrote:
> > The second patch is a bit more delicate and deserves some more
> > explanation. When a program initially gets translated into a
> > node tree, it is normalised to have all bodies transformed into
> > let-statements, as well as the toplevel.
> Signed off and pushed.
Thank you for your efforts, Felix! I know some of these changes
are probably a bit hairy and need some time to figure them out :)
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