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Re: [ub] A proposal to define signed overflow submitted?

From: Hyman Rosen <hyman.rosen_at_[hidden]>
Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:18:37 -0400
On Fri, Mar 16, 2018 at 10:23 AM, Lawrence Crowl <Lawrence_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> On 3/14/18, Hyman Rosen <hyman.rosen_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> > All [compilers] need to do is to model the abstract machine on the
> > underlying computer.
> Do you mean "_on_ the underlying computer" or "_of_ the underlying
> computer"?

"On." The job of the compiler is to create an executable program that
models the visible behavior of the abstract machine when it is run.

Received on 2018-03-16 16:19:02