[erlang-questions] halfword emulator state

Richard O'Keefe <>
Tue May 31 05:38:57 CEST 2011

On 31/05/2011, at 8:20 AM, Paolo Negri wrote:
> I would like to assess the state of development and recommended usage
> of the halfword emulator.

Could I just make the point that "halfword" is confusing?
I thought it referred to 16-bit units of something.
It might be clearer if called the "small pointer emulator"
or something like that.

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