Adds a memmove type opcode to WebAssembly and enhances existing data sections to support importable base.This allows better optimization of large memcpy/memmove operations. Data section improvement will make shared libraries work better, especially with threads.



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Specification being incubated in a Community Group

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug)

Consensus & Standardization

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Search tags

wasm, webassembly, threads,

Last updated on 2021-12-13