COMS W4115
Programming Languages and Translators
Lecture 18: Run-time Environments
April 3, 2013

Lecture Outline

  1. Activation trees
  2. Calling sequences
  3. Access to local arrays
  4. Heap memory management

1. Activation Trees

2. Calling Sequences

3. Allocating Space for Arrays

4. Heap Memory Management

5. Practice Problem

6. Reading



aho@cs.columbia.edu