Java Virtual Machine
Online Instruction Reference

This document contains a DRAFT version of the instruction reference (Chapter 13) printed in Java Virtual Machine, by Jon Meyer and Troy Downing, published by O'Reilly Associates, ISBN 1-56592-194-1. See book details for further information on this book.

The material presented here probably has some typos and minor errors, but we felt that it would still be a useful reference source for people looking for details of the JVM. You can also see Jasmin Home Page for further information on Jasmin and the JVM.

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Java Virtual Machine, by Jon Meyer and Troy Downing, O'Reilly Associates