[LLVMdev] LLVM + GCC Integration Proposal
sabre at nondot.org
Fri Nov 18 19:20:12 PST 2005
On Fri, 18 Nov 2005, Jeff Cohen wrote:
> I wonder. I could be totally wrong, but it's always been my impression that
> the lack of support for bootstrapping via Microsoft's compiler is more
> political than technical. After all, gcc can bootstrap with just about every
> other C compiler in existence, including some that are "less than perfect".
> If anyone knows the actual reason, I'd welcome being corrected.
I have no idea, but I imagine it's more of the GNU build change that is
missing. They support cygwin after all (using autoconf and makefile stuff
from the gnu world).
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