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Re: [Tinycc-devel] Can be extended for C++?

From: Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho
Subject: Re: [Tinycc-devel] Can be extended for C++?
Date: Mon, 15 Oct 2007 18:27:20 +0300
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.16 (2007-06-11)

On Mon, Oct 15, 2007 at 11:59:00AM +0200, Ivo wrote:
> Yes. The code generator is intertwined with the parser. Also, I seem to 
> remember reading somewhere that a single pass C++ compiler is impossible 
> due to the nature of the language. tcc is a single pass compiler.

The C++ language, like C, includes certain warts specifically to allow
for one-pass compilation.  I am not aware of any C++ features that
require more than one pass, but I could be wrong.

Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho, Jyväskylä, Finland

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