[Haskell-cafe] Re: Haskell on ARM (was Re: ANN: Topkata)
aspam at cox.net
Tue Jul 22 08:45:07 EDT 2008
Simon Marlow wrote:
> For the registerised port, you really need a native code generator (the
> mangler is on death row, yay). At a rough guess, I'd say porting the
> NCG would take a couple of weeks or so for someone unfamiliar with the
> code. Hopefully we'll improve that when we refactor the NCG as part of
> the backend overhaul.
Is there any documentation on the NCG? I ported 6.6 to HPUX 11 some time ago
and looked at the NCG but didn't do it for PA-RISC because it was going to take too
much time to understand. I was leaning towards the approach of trying to translate
the code generator for another processor into PA-RISC.
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