Re: [dev][announce] Optimizing C compiler & c++ compiler/runtime

From: Thorsten Glaser <>
Date: Fri, 20 Dec 2013 19:40:04 +0000 (UTC)

Bobby Powers dixit:

>I'm surprised no one has mentioned the Plan 9 C compiler. There seems

Hm, does it support something other than ECOFF output now?
The assembler part is also very foreign…

I’ve also got one more: nwcc (Nils Weller’s C compiler).

In traditional syntax ' is ignored, but in c99 everything between two ' is
handled as character constant.  Therefore you cannot use ' in a preproces-
sing file in c99 mode.	-- Ragge
No faith left in ISO C99, undefined behaviour, etc.
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