Implementing Persistence in E

  • Joel E. Richardson
  • Michael J. Carey
Conference paper
Part of the Workshops in Computing book series (WORKSHOPS COMP.)

Abstract

The E language is an extension of C++ providing, among other features, database types and persistent objects. The basis of persistence in E is a new storage class for variables, and physical I/O is based on a load/store model of the long-term storage layer. This paper describes in detail the implementation of the first E compiler and discusses our current research directions.

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Dispatch Lval Almaden Rval 

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© British Computer Society 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Joel E. Richardson
    • 1
  • Michael J. Carey
    • 2
  1. 1.IBM Almaden Research CenterUSA
  2. 2.University of WisconsinMadisonUSA

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