[cfe-dev] how to get AST content from CXCursor?
Jacob Carlborg via cfe-dev
cfe-dev at lists.llvm.org
Tue Oct 30 13:20:11 PDT 2018
On 2018-10-30 05:15, Lou Wynn via cfe-dev wrote:
> That's what I guessed. But my purpose is doing source-to-source
> translation. I'm not sure if I should use libclang and your previously
> suggested method to do it, or use libTooling to directly get AST nodes.
> To me, the second method seems easier to get the content of a node.
> Any suggestions? Which way do you prefer if you were translating the
> source to another language?
I have a a tool that converts C and Objective-C headers to D modules 
using libclang. It's written in D so libclang is the best choice for me.
I suggest you have a look at this page  which compares the different
ways of using Clang when building tools.
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