tamarin-central rev a5c9ed928c96 has been declared stable

Trevor Baker trbaker at adobe.com
Fri Feb 20 14:29:45 PST 2009

I am pleased to announce that tamarin-central a5c9ed928c96 has tagged as "feb 2009" and declared stable.

Acceptance tests have passed on the following supported platforms:
  - Windows, x86 32 & 64 bit
  - Mac OS X PPC & Intel, 32 bit and 64 bit
  - Linux, x86 32 bit and 64 bit
  - Windows Mobile ARM

High Level Summary
- SPARC back-end for NanoJIT
- x86-64 back-end for NanoJIT
- PPC64 back-end for NanoJIT
- String class ported from tamarin-tracing (see https://wiki.mozilla.org/Tamarin:Strings)
- Verifier work: documentation; rework the verifier as a pipeline in order to separate translation/jitting from verification
- Added a prototype abc assembler
- Significant work on portability, separating the VM code from the platform, using standard C++, etc
- Significant mmgc work on cleanup, profiling, and out-of-memory handling
- Many bug fixes, optimizations, and cleanup throughout

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  - Blog: http://blog.mozilla.com/tamarin

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