[cfe-dev] C++ TODOs

Bjørn Roald bjorn at 4roald.org
Fri Dec 21 15:38:36 PST 2007

Mike Stump skrev:
> On Dec 21, 2007, at 1:00 PM, Bjørn Roald wrote:
>> Do you have some sort of roadmap for the C++ support that we plan to 
>> follow?
> Open source works best if you follow what makes you happy.  Find a C++ 
> code you like, and start compiling it.  Could be g++.dg from the g++ 
> testsuite, could be llvm, 

Well, I don't think neighter I, nor clang is ready for that.. ;-).

> could be hello world.
> Personally, I started with hello world.  :-)

That is what I will do.

> Try a snippet, see if it works, if it does, move on to next bit of code.
> If it doesn't, implement the parser for it, then the AST for it, then 
> the semantic actions for it, then the ast printer for it, then the 
> codegen for it... rinse, repeat.

Sounds good, I will give it a go when I get some time and see if it is
any fun ;-). I may stop at the AST printer level if that make any
sence.  LLVM is new to me and not my primary goal
-- at least not yet.  I may need the codegen part to get usfull
verification of success, we will just have to see as we go.


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