|Looking for x86 code-generator for Small-C firstname.lastname@example.org (Andy Elvey) (2010-09-26)|
|Re: Looking for x86 code-generator for Small-C email@example.com (George Neuner) (2010-09-29)|
|Re: Looking for x86 code-generator for Small-C FredJScipione@alum.RPI.edu (Fred J. Scipione) (2010-09-29)|
|Re: Looking for x86 code-generator for Small-C ArarghMail009@Arargh.com (2010-09-30)|
|From:||George Neuner <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Wed, 29 Sep 2010 14:51:54 -0400|
|Organization:||A noiseless patient Spider|
|Posted-Date:||29 Sep 2010 23:27:43 EDT|
On Sun, 26 Sep 2010 22:14:27 -0700 (PDT), Andy Elvey
>Doing a code-generator myself looks out of my league. I can
>understand assembly in "small pieces" (as in a bootloader), but doing
>a code-generator looks like a "very big ask".
Straight forward, unoptimized code generation is not terribly
difficult. Optimized code generation can be extremely difficult.
>So, if anyone knows of an x86 code-gen for Small-C, then I'd love to
>know about it! If it's public-domain, that's even better (my little
I've never seen any x86 generator for Small-C, however TCC is a small
open source (but not PD) C compiler that does have one. TCC is a bit
more complex than Small-C, but it is well written and fairly easy for
a beginner to comprehend. see http://bellard.org/tcc/
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