[Mono-list] LCC and CIL

Fergus Henderson fjh@cs.mu.oz.au
Mon, 11 Mar 2002 18:56:49 +1100

On 10-Mar-2002, Mark Crichton <crichton@gimp.org> wrote:
> After talking with Miguel about trying to get C apps to CIL, I realized
> that the simplest way would possibily be using LCC to do the compiling.
> The backend work for LCC is loads less complex than GCC.  Miguel gave
> me some preliminary code for this backend.

Note that LCC is not "open source software" in the sense defined by
www.opensource.org; selling derivative works is not permitted, in general,
without buying a separate license from Addison-Wesley.

But if you do want to port LCC to target IL, it might be a good idea
to check to see if anyone has done this already, e.g. by asking in

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