On Fri, Mar 16, 2018 at 10:23 AM, Lawrence Crowl <Lawrence@crowl.org> wrote:
On 3/14/18, Hyman Rosen <hyman.rosen@gmail.com> 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.