@dcjm dcjm released this Nov 26, 2017 · 88 commits to master since this release

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Poly/ML 5.7.1

Major Changes

This release fixes a number of bugs and timing issues in version 5.7 mainly related to the code-generator.

Minor Changes

@dcjm dcjm released this Apr 25, 2017 · 378 commits to master since this release

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Poly/ML 5.7

Major Changes

Major rewrite of the code-generator particularly for X86.

Major changes to the interface between ML code and the run-time system.
Integer arithmetic is now fixed precision by default. Arbitrary precision arithmetic is a separate type.
Improved byte-code interpreter for non-X86 platforms.
PolyML.exception_trace is no longer supported.

Minor Changes

Removal of the special case representation of single-character strings.

Added support for additional architectures using the byte-code interpreter.