[buug] lcc, the alternative C compiler
itz at speakeasy.org
Sat Oct 5 00:56:00 PDT 2002
At the meeting i mentioned lcc, the light fast ANSI C compiler. It
turns out there's a recent version (4.2) out that can once again be
built on Linux/gcc/glibc. Some of the tests appear to fail but
bootstrapping the compiler with itself, the ultimate test, succeeds,
so I think the failures are just due to obsolete inputs.
It can be downloaded from
(Unfortunately the build is quite labor-intensive for those addicted
Ian Zimmerman, Oakland, California, U.S.A.
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