Is it possible to write a c++ compiler in c++ ? Its bootstrapping, right ??
In which language are usually written compilers ?
>>Is it possible to write a c++ compiler in c++ ? Well, the [URL="http://gcc.gnu.org/wiki/CppConventions"]steering committee of GCC[/URL] believe so. I don't know of any compiler that is entire written in C++, but it is certainly possible. The only problem is that compilers need to be rock solid, meaning that you … Read More
> Is it possible to write a c++ compiler in c++ ? The first C++ compiler was written in C++. [url]http://www2.research.att.com/~bs/bs_faq.html#bootstrapping[/url] Clang is written in pure C++; with heavy use of C++ facilities (like STL). [url]http://clang.llvm.org/[/url] Pretty well-written code too, IMHO. Read More
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