Why is Sparc using the old asm printer?

Venkatraman Govindaraju venkatra at cs.wisc.edu
Sun Dec 1 22:03:43 PST 2013

Hi Rafeal,

 AFAIK, sparc backend can use MC to print assembly without any
additional features from MCLayer.
 In fact, I am currently working on moving the SPARC to use MC as well
and I will commit the changes in a week or two.


On Sun, Dec 1, 2013 at 11:17 PM, Rafael EspĂ­ndola
<rafael.espindola at gmail.com> wrote:
> I noticed that Sparc is the last backend with "bit isMCAsmWriter = 0".
> Why is that? Is there any missing feature that Sparc needs?
> Cheers,
> Rafael

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