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Re: Implementing OpenMP pragmas for the C front end


Joseph S. Myers wrote:-

> When do we get a branch for the new parser?  (Or incremental improvements
> that help the new parser on mainline, or a branch for particular such
> improvements.  Cf <http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc/2002-06/msg01467.html>:
> incremental improvements should go on the mainline to avoid them getting
> lost in the case of long delays.  Given a design similar to the C++ parser
> - and simply trying to replace the parser, reusing working code, rather
> than to redesign the world at once - I'd expect there should be various
> opportunities for such cleanups.)  A branch doesn't require the code to
> actually work.

I want to wait until I have something that actually parses most of C99.
Then it will be bug-fixing, doing the lowering stage, adding GNU
extensions and adding ObjC; which could be done in CVS.

It's going to be at least 3 months; more like 6.

Neil.


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