COMS W4115
Programming Languages and Translators
Lecture 20: Run-Time Storage Allocation
April 9, 2008

Lecture Outline

  1. Review
  2. Storage-allocation strategies
  3. Activation trees and records
  4. Parameter passing mechanisms
  5. Calling sequences

1. Review

2. Storage-Allocation Strategies

3. Activation Trees and Records

4. Parameter Passing Mechanisms

5. Calling Sequences

6. Reading



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