This project is currently suspended

The last status report was

More recently, Tom Tromey said "I'm not sure the incremental compiler is the way to go. It is a complicated approach. Perhaps better would be to tackle things head on; that is, push harder for modules in C and C++ and fix the problem at its root." source

Incremental Compiler Project

The goal of this project is to turn GCC into an incremental compiler. GCC will run as a server and maintain a model of the user's program. When a translation unit is recompiled, GCC will re-compile the minimum necessary. Read the announcement and check out the branch at svn://


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Driver and UI



C Front End


C++ Front End

Code Generation

Parallel Compilation

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