[LLVMdev] MSIL and MIPS backend for LLVM
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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