[LLVMdev] MSIL and MIPS backend for LLVM

Jon Harrop jon at ffconsultancy.com
Wed Nov 5 16:00:48 PST 2008

On Wednesday 05 November 2008 22:20:29 Eduardo Augusto Peixoto da Silva Brito 
> Both backends are important but I find it more important the MSIL backend,
> for now. It's a shame that nobody is picking up the MSIL backend; it would
> be useful another backend that is machine-independent and that has support
> for several tools.

Yes, an MSIL backend would be a useful stopgap for people developing 
high-level languages, allowing them to create a correct LLVM-based compiler 
for their language before implementing their own GC.

Dr Jon Harrop, Flying Frog Consultancy Ltd.

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