[M3devel] dynamic loading - few angles

Tony Hosking hosking at cs.purdue.edu
Tue Jun 26 17:55:06 CEST 2007

I'm curious about your tweak to RTHeapMap.  Can you e-mail the patch?

On Jun 26, 2007, at 4:27 AM, Dragiša Durić wrote:

> In CM3 documentation "support for dynamic loading" is mentioned... I
> would like to know if anyone used these abilities?
> I've had success loading and using sets of modules packaged as .so,
> after little tweak to RTHeapMap. I will either post that patch  
> here, or
> import to CVS, if there's interest.
> But... During that, and right now... I am thinking about whole  
> Modula-3
> program being .so - so we can make extensions to Apache, or  
> PostgreSQL,
> or whatever other program can be extended in such a way.
> It really (IMnsHO) is no big problem, except _m3main.ms must be
> generated differently, and maybe some cleanup code added/linked to
> "master" runtime. Maybe something more? As I never looked in code
> generation, is there someone who can do this for CM3?
> dd
> -- 
> Dragiša Durić <dragisha at m3w.org>

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