Changes between Version 16 and Version 17 of Status/Apr10


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May 5, 2010 4:16:35 PM (4 years ago)
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    9292GHC's back end has been a ferment of activity.  In particular, 
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    94   * David Terei made a LLVM back end for GHC [Terei].  It's not part of the HEAD, but we earnestly hope that it will become so. 
     94  * David Terei made a LLVM back end for GHC [http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/ghc/wiki/Commentary/Compiler/Backends/LLVM Terei]].  It's not part of the HEAD, but we earnestly hope that it will become so. 
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    9696  * John Dias, Norman Ramsey, and Simon PJ made a lot of progress on Hoopl, our new representaion for control flow graphs, and accompanying functions for dataflow analysis and transformation.  There is a paper [[http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/people/simonpj/papers/c--/ Hoopl]], and Hoopl itself is now a standalone, re-usable Cabal package, which makes it much easier for others to use.