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|Re: books [was Re: Small C Compiler] email@example.com (1993-05-18)|
|From:||firstname.lastname@example.org (Preston Briggs)|
|Organization:||Rice University, Houston|
|Date:||Mon, 17 May 1993 15:21:13 GMT|
email@example.com (Carl Peterson) writes:
>In my own opinion Alan Holub's "Compiler Design in C" is now king! It is
>the most complete book I've ever found on compilers.
While Holub's book covers front-end issues (the easy part of a compiler)
in great detail, it's still very incomplete. Its coverage of optimization
and back-end issues (the interesting parts of a compiler) is inadequate.
The dragon book is still the only book that makes a good hack at these
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