[LLVMdev] "Name that compiler"

Fredrik Svensson fred at ludd.ltu.se
Thu Apr 12 05:54:39 PDT 2007


The Dragon book, led my thoughts to "Here be dragons"


"In another context, software programmers sometimes use it to indicate
especially difficult or obscure sections of code in a program so that others
do not tamper with them."

Why not some dragon name ? or maybe someone can use this idea to come up with
something else.


Paolo Invernizzi wrote:
> Mithril
> The fictional metal from JRR Tolkien The Lord of the Rings.
> Gandalf says:
> "Mithril! All folk desired it. It could be beaten like copper, and
> polished like glass; and the Dwarves could make of it a metal, light and
> yet harder than tempered steel. Its beauty was like to that of common
> silver, but the beauty of mithril did not tarnish or grow dim."
> Paolo Invernizzi

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