|subject: Working Ronald Mak code, anyone? firstname.lastname@example.org (1994-04-05)|
|Re: subject: Working Ronald Mak code, anyone? email@example.com (1994-04-05)|
|From:||firstname.lastname@example.org (Taylor Hutt)|
|Organization:||Oberon Liberation Organization, MD USA|
|Date:||Tue, 5 Apr 1994 11:38:31 GMT|
Gary Gex <email@example.com> wrote:
>Regarding the code in Ronald Mak's book "Writing Compilers &
>I am seeking information to ease the translation of the code from the
>non-compiling mass of bytes it is to ANSI C (acceptable by gcc 2.5.8 or
>so, under various UNIX variants), so I can use it in a project.
My piece of help is to tell you that it is NOT worthwhile to get the Mak
code to compile -- the output of the Mak Compiler has no hope of working
without major changes. Trace thru a few statements and you will see that
the generated assembly is just plain wrong in many cases.
Get your money back for the disk, if you can. :-)
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