I'm taking a compiler-design class where we have to implement our own compiler (using flex and bison). In dragon book by V.Aho et al. They have mentioned backpatching to backpatch forward references ...
I'm working on my own little programming language for educational purposes, and I've run into a little bit of a problem. There are a few different solutions for it, but all of them seem inelegant - ...
Looking for insight into decisions around garbage collected language design. Perhaps a language expert could enlighten me? I come from a C++ background, so this area is baffling to me. It seems ...
I'm very new to compilers. When building a compiler for a new language, which Intermediate Representation should I choose so as to achieve maximum possible portability across ...
Considering how often we do: ...