[Mono-list] Gcc summit...interesting stuff

Chris Lattner sabre@nondot.org
Tue, 25 Nov 2003 02:21:47 -0600 (CST)

Pablo Baena wrote:
> Have you seen this paper
> http://www.linux.org.uk/~ajh/gcc/gccsummit-2003-proceedings.pdf where
> someone implemented a low level virtual machine http://llvm.cs.uiuc.edu/
> for gcc?? Doesn't it give you ideas? *wink* *wink* Interesting. I don't
> know if it could be extended to support g++.

Absolutely.  In fact, we already support g++.  Work is underway on objc,
Caml, Java, a forth-like frontend, etc.  The open-source 1.0 release of
LLVM is available btw:

We are also tentatively planning for a 1.1 release in the next couple of
weeks.  Here's the most recent "status update" from the project:

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me, though response
might be slow due to the holidays.