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Re: doscmd status?

On Dec 27, 2010, at 6:11 PM, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:

> Yes, but DOSBox is effectively doing a runtime interpretation of the x86
> real mode. It is still going to be slower / more resource wasting than
> qemu's dynamic translation (if the code behaves responanable) and you
> get full support for protected mode for free.

While I don't actually know anything about the implementation details, my 
understanding was that DOSBox's "core=dynamic" option 
 used the same "dynamic translation"  that you're talking about.

"dynamic The program instructions are, in blocks, translated to host processor 
instructions that execute directly. See also 
<>. In the most cases this 
approach is more efficent than interpretation, except for programs that employ 
massive self-modifying code. This option is not present on all host platforms."
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