[LLVMdev] Has the Microchip PIC16 experimental backend been dropped from v2.9?

Graham Reitz grahamreitz at me.com
Sat Apr 9 12:16:59 PDT 2011

Thank you.  I hope that it does come back.   

On Apr 9, 2011, at 1:18 AM, Eli Friedman wrote:

> On Fri, Apr 8, 2011 at 10:26 PM, Graham Reitz <grahamreitz at me.com> wrote:
>> There is a ~/llvm-2.8/lib/Target/PIC16/ backend in llvm-2.8.  It doesn't appear to be present in llvm-2.9.
>> Has that backend been dropped?
> Yes; commit message for r116190:
> "Per discussion with Sanjiv, remove the PIC16 target from mainline.  When/if
> it comes back, it will be largely a rewrite, so keeping the old codebase
> in tree isn't helping anyone."
> -Eli

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