public interface Attribute
An Attribute represents a chunk of meta-data associated with one or more aspects of a WyIL file. Attributes are non-essential. That is, the generated WyIL bytecode should be executable without them. However, attributes provide a way to keep otherwise useful information. For example, line number information from the original source file to aid with error reporting, or the original variable name that a given WyIL register corresponds to.
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An attribute map is an attribute which specifically associates meta-data with individual bytecodes, as opposed to other attributes which associated data with larger constructs (e.g.
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