|UNCOL in the news again (again) firstname.lastname@example.org (1997-04-07)|
|Re: UNCOL in the news again (again) email@example.com (1997-04-08)|
|Re: UNCOL in the news again (again) firstname.lastname@example.org (1997-04-13)|
|From:||email@example.com (Alex Colvin)|
|Date:||13 Apr 1997 21:43:22 -0400|
|Organization:||Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA|
>Subject: Edupage Editors: Edupage, 6 April 1997
>RESEARCHERS PURSUE SOFTWARE'S "HOLY GRAIL"
>Computer scientists at companies such as IBM, Microsoft, Sun
>Microsystems and Lucent Technologies are beginning to pursue the
>industry's next great software challenge: universal virtual machines
>[I predict they'll all soon be crying "UNCOL" -Pardo]
You'd think they'd at least mention UNCOL. Is history repeating itself,
this time as farce?
Surely we've made some progress in emulation and binary translation
Fact is, we already have a universal virtual machine in the x86. Any
serious architecture has to be able to emulate this. That includes the
recent work from intel.
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