Cavalry is a Just-In-Time translator (compiler) for java bytecodes. It is written in Java and produces IA-32 Machine code. It depends on an IA-32 Assembler also written in Java and included in this package. The assembler uses an Intel / NASM type syntax and currently only produces raw machine code (no object formats eg ELF are supported). It currently only supports a limited number of instructions, bascially everything the Translator needs. The assembler can compile a source-file from the command prompt, but it is not very friendly at the moment.
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Release Notes: Initial freshmeat announcement