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Re: New C parser [patch]
Ziemowit Laski wrote:
While I don't buy these time estimates (not both simultaneously,
anyway), I do
agree that you would take a performance hit, at least in the short-term,
especially for plain C code.
I don't think this is a hit GCC's users can afford at this point.
Another compile time regression may bring the hordes with pitchforks and
Also, C and C++ are heading down different and incompatible paths. It
will be increasingly difficult to manage the subtle-but-important
differences in a single front end if the two languages continue to diverge.
Scott Robert Ladd