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Re: Discussion about merging Go frontend
- From: "H.J. Lu" <hjl dot tools at gmail dot com>
- To: Ian Lance Taylor <iant at google dot com>
- Cc: gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org
- Date: Sun, 24 Oct 2010 12:11:29 -0700
- Subject: Re: Discussion about merging Go frontend
- References: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
On Sat, Oct 23, 2010 at 10:40 PM, Ian Lance Taylor <email@example.com> wrote:
> The Go frontend was approved for inclusion with gcc by the steering
> committee a while back: http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc/2010-01/msg00500.html .
> Assuming it is OK with the release managers, I would like to get it into
> the gcc 4.6 release. ?I have been running behind my intended schedule,
> for which I apologize. ?However, the code is almost ready to merge, in
> the sense that the only remaining changes are Go specific and should not
> affect other languages. ?The only thing I hope to clean up further
> before the merge is additional separation between the Go frontend proper
> and the gcc-specific interface. ?I'm not going to have time to do the
> full planned separation, which I will continue to work on, but I hope to
> have the proper framework in place for future work.
Does Go depend on split stack? There are at least 2 split stack bugs
open for x86 target.