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(Call stack fields)
Revision as of 15:52, 8 July 2013
Call stack fields
The call stack format described here has fewer fields than Quetzal's:
- No variable number to store result. This isn't required: for frames whose result is not being discarded, the interpreter can look at the byte before the return PC to get the @call opcode's store target.
- No count of local variables. This is required for some interpreters, but presumably Aimfiz and Fweep always allocate 15 local variables for each routine.
- No count of arguments passed into the routine. I believe this is required for @check_arg_count to work.
--Vaporware 15:52, 8 July 2013 (UTC)