Porting Gcc to New Processors

Rupert Wood me@rupey.net
Sat Nov 3 12:37:00 GMT 2001


Dr. Russ Duren wrote:

> After spending a hour looking through the online documentation,
> "Using and Porting the GNU Compiler Collection (GCC)," I am left
> with the following questions:
:
> 2.  Does anyone know of a more user-friendly porting document?

At the top of http://gcc.gnu.org/readings.html there's Hans-Peter
Nilsson's "Porting GCC for Dunces" - based, I think, on an old thesis
about porting GCC to the CRIS processor.

I looked at this a while ago and my impression was that it gave a good
overview with a few sketch details. You'll find yourself referring back
to the GCC manual before long, though.

Hope that helps,
Rup.



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