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Parallel attribute evaluation: structure of evaluators and detection of paralleism

  • Matthijs F. Kuiper
  • S. Doaitse Swierstra
Parallel Evaluation
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 461)

Abstract

This paper presents several ways of structuring parallel attribute evaluators. It introduces various methods for distributing attribute computations over processors. These methods are simple and can exploit the potential parallelism in attribute evaluators. We furthermore present a method for detecting independent attribute computations. The results of attribute grammar analysis supports the construction of parallel evaluators.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Matthijs F. Kuiper
    • 1
  • S. Doaitse Swierstra
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUtrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands

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