[PATCH] a little optimization of KJS GarbageCollector

Luciano Montanaro mikelima at cirulla.net
Tue Nov 29 14:25:39 GMT 2005

On Tuesday 29 November 2005 14:05, Kazuki Ohta wrote:
> Hi, All.
> I've wrote the patch to optimize KJS's garbage collecter a
> little. The loop in the Collector::collect is the crucial
> part in the interpreter, so it's better to reduce pointer
> referencing.

Does the patch actually improve performance? I would be surprised to know  
gcc does not do the same transformations itself.

On the other hand, I think the use of the temporaries in this case make the 
program a bit more readable.

> Please review and can I apply this patch?
> regards.

Luciano Montanaro //
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