[Mono-list] [Off topic?] Java Bytecode -> IL Bytecode Compiler

Miguel de Icaza miguel@ximian.com
11 Jan 2002 17:44:28 -0500

> - Compiling finally is like unscrambling an egg, because Java uses a
> kind of nasty go-local-sub instruction to do it. If language X abused
> this feature to implement things other than finally, it could be tricky
> to implement.

I loved the `unscrambling an egg' expression.  I am going to try to use
it today in colloquial conversation ;-)