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Re: List of simplifications we should perform
On Fri, 11 May 2001, DJ Delorie wrote:
> It would be nice if there were a target-independent .md file where we
> could code these simplifications as patterns, rather than having to
> code them in C. We could have the gen* functions merge the target.md
> and common.md up front, and everything would "just work".
Reminds me of SUIF's sharlit
It's a language to describe data-flow analyzers. It's similar
to the idea of having parser generators, only with optimizers.
Similar other tools exist, maybe they could be incorporated in
the long term.