Principles, Techniques, and Tools
Author: Alfred V. Aho,Monica S. Lam,Ravi Sethi,Jeffrey D. Ullman
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781292024349
Category: Computers
Page: 942
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Compilers: Principles, Techniques and Tools, known to professors, students, and developers worldwide as the Dragon Book, is available in a new edition. Every chapter has been completely revised to reflect developments in software engineering, programming languages, and computer architecture that have occurred since 1986, when the last edition published. The authors, recognizing that few readers will ever go on to construct a compiler, retain their focus on the broader set of problems faced in software design and software development. New chapters include: Chapter 10 Instruction-Level Parallelism Chapter 11 Optimizing for Parallelism and Locality Chapter 12 Interprocedural

Modern Compiler Implementation in C

Author: Andrew W. Appel
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107268567
Category: Computers
Page: N.A
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This new, expanded textbook describes all phases of a modern compiler: lexical analysis, parsing, abstract syntax, semantic actions, intermediate representations, instruction selection via tree matching, dataflow analysis, graph-coloring register allocation, and runtime systems. It includes good coverage of current techniques in code generation and register allocation, as well as functional and object-oriented languages, that are missing from most books. In addition, more advanced chapters are now included so that it can be used as the basis for a two-semester or graduate course. The most accepted and successful techniques are described in a concise way, rather than as an exhaustive catalog of every possible variant. Detailed descriptions of the interfaces between modules of a compiler are illustrated with actual C header files. The first part of the book, Fundamentals of Compilation, is suitable for a one-semester first course in compiler design. The second part, Advanced Topics, which includes the advanced chapters, covers the compilation of object-oriented and functional languages, garbage collection, loop optimizations, SSA form, loop scheduling, and optimization for cache-memory hierarchies.

Modern Compiler Design

Author: Dick Grune,Kees van Reeuwijk,Henri E. Bal,Ceriel J.H. Jacobs,Koen Langendoen
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461446996
Category: Computers
Page: 822
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"Modern Compiler Design" makes the topic of compiler design more accessible by focusing on principles and techniques of wide application. By carefully distinguishing between the essential (material that has a high chance of being useful) and the incidental (material that will be of benefit only in exceptional cases) much useful information was packed in this comprehensive volume. The student who has finished this book can expect to understand the workings of and add to a language processor for each of the modern paradigms, and be able to read the literature on how to proceed. The first provides a firm basis, the second potential for growth.

Engineering a Compiler

Author: Keith Cooper,Linda Torczon
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080916613
Category: Computers
Page: 824
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This entirely revised second edition of Engineering a Compiler is full of technical updates and new material covering the latest developments in compiler technology. In this comprehensive text you will learn important techniques for constructing a modern compiler. Leading educators and researchers Keith Cooper and Linda Torczon combine basic principles with pragmatic insights from their experience building state-of-the-art compilers. They will help you fully understand important techniques such as compilation of imperative and object-oriented languages, construction of static single assignment forms, instruction scheduling, and graph-coloring register allocation. In-depth treatment of algorithms and techniques used in the front end of a modern compiler Focus on code optimization and code generation, the primary areas of recent research and development Improvements in presentation including conceptual overviews for each chapter, summaries and review questions for sections, and prominent placement of definitions for new terms Examples drawn from several different programming languages

Programming Languages

Concepts and Constructs
Author: Ravi Sethi
Publisher: Addison Wesley
ISBN: 9780201590654
Category: Computers
Page: 640
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The charm of functional languages is illustrated by programs in Standard ML and the Scheme dialect of Lisp. Logic programming is introduced using Prolog.

Compiler Technology

Tools, Translators and Language Implementation
Author: Derek Beng Kee Kiong
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461560772
Category: Computers
Page: 210
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Compiler technology is fundamental to computer science since it provides the means to implement many other tools. It is interesting that, in fact, many tools have a compiler framework - they accept input in a particular format, perform some processing and present output in another format. Such tools support the abstraction process and are crucial to productive systems development. The focus of Compiler Technology: Tools, Translators and Language Implementation is to enable quick development of analysis tools. Both lexical scanner and parser generator tools are provided as supplements to this book, since a hands-on approach to experimentation with a toy implementation aids in understanding abstract topics such as parse-trees and parse conflicts. Furthermore, it is through hands-on exercises that one discovers the particular intricacies of language implementation. Compiler Technology: Tools, Translators and Language Implementation is suitable as a textbook for an undergraduate or graduate level course on compiler technology, and as a reference for researchers and practitioners interested in compilers and language implementation.

Compiler Design: Principles, Techniques and Tools

Author: Terence Halsey
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781635496772
Category: Computers
Page: 214
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A computer program that aids the process of transforming a source code language into another computer language is called compiler. It is used to create executable programs. Compiler design refers to the designing, planning, maintaining, and creating computer languages, by performing run-time organization, verifying code syntax, formatting outputs with respect to linkers and assemblers, and by generating efficient object codes. This book provides comprehensive insights into the field of compiler design. It aims to shed light on some of the unexplored aspects of the subject. The text includes topics which provide in-depth information about its techniques, principles and tools. This textbook is an essential guide for both academicians and those who wish to pursue this discipline further.

Advanced Compiler Design Implementation

Author: Steven S. Muchnick
Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann
ISBN: 9781558603202
Category: Computers
Page: 856
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Computer professionals who need to understand advanced techniques for designing efficient compilers will need this book. It provides complete coverage of advanced issues in the design of compilers, with a major emphasis on creating highly optimizing scalar compilers. It includes interviews and printed documentation from designers and implementors of real-world compilation systems.

Language Implementation Patterns

Create Your Own Domain-Specific and General Programming Languages
Author: Terence Parr
Publisher: Pragmatic Bookshelf
ISBN: 168050374X
Category: Computers
Page: 380
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Learn to build configuration file readers, data readers, model-driven code generators, source-to-source translators, source analyzers, and interpreters. You don't need a background in computer science--ANTLR creator Terence Parr demystifies language implementation by breaking it down into the most common design patterns. Pattern by pattern, you'll learn the key skills you need to implement your own computer languages. Knowing how to create domain-specific languages (DSLs) can give you a huge productivity boost. Instead of writing code in a general-purpose programming language, you can first build a custom language tailored to make you efficient in a particular domain. The key is understanding the common patterns found across language implementations. Language Design Patterns identifies and condenses the most common design patterns, providing sample implementations of each. The pattern implementations use Java, but the patterns themselves are completely general. Some of the implementations use the well-known ANTLR parser generator, so readers will find this book an excellent source of ANTLR examples as well. But this book will benefit anyone interested in implementing languages, regardless of their tool of choice. Other language implementation books focus on compilers, which you rarely need in your daily life. Instead, Language Design Patterns shows you patterns you can use for all kinds of language applications. You'll learn to create configuration file readers, data readers, model-driven code generators, source-to-source translators, source analyzers, and interpreters. Each chapter groups related design patterns and, in each pattern, you'll get hands-on experience by building a complete sample implementation. By the time you finish the book, you'll know how to solve most common language implementation problems.

Embedded Computing

A VLIW Approach to Architecture, Compilers and Tools
Author: Joseph A. Fisher,Paolo Faraboschi,Clifford Young
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 1558607668
Category: Computers
Page: 671
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The fact that there are more embedded computers than general-purpose computers and that we are impacted by hundreds of them every day is no longer news. What is news is that their increasing performance requirements, complexity and capabilities demand a new approach to their design. Fisher, Faraboschi, and Young describe a new age of embedded computing design, in which the processor is central, making the approach radically distinct from contemporary practices of embedded systems design. They demonstrate why it is essential to take a computing-centric and system-design approach to the traditional elements of nonprogrammable components, peripherals, interconnects and buses. These elements must be unified in a system design with high-performance processor architectures, microarchitectures and compilers, and with the compilation tools, debuggers and simulators needed for application development. In this landmark text, the authors apply their expertise in highly interdisciplinary hardware/software development and VLIW processors to illustrate this change in embedded computing. VLIW architectures have long been a popular choice in embedded systems design, and while VLIW is a running theme throughout the book, embedded computing is the core topic. Embedded Computing examines both in a book filled with fact and opinion based on the authors many years of R&D experience. · Complemented by a unique, professional-quality embedded tool-chain on the authors' website, · Combines technical depth with real-world experience · Comprehensively explains the differences between general purpose computing systems and embedded systems at the hardware, software, tools and operating system levels. · Uses concrete examples to explain and motivate the trade-offs.

Compilers: Principles and Practice

Author: Parag H. Dave,Himanshu B. Dave
Publisher: Pearson Education India
ISBN: 8131776115
Page: 536
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Compilers: Principles and Practice explains the phases and implementation of compilers and interpreters, using a large number of real-life examples. It includes examples from modern software practices such as Linux, GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) and Perl. This book has been class-tested and tuned to the requirements of undergraduate computer engineering courses across universities in India.

Lex & Yacc

Author: John R. Levine,Tony Mason,Doug Brown
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1565920007
Category: Computers
Page: 366
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Shows programmers how to use two UNIX utilities, lex and yacc, in program development. The second edition contains completely revised tutorial sections for novice users and reference sections for advanced users. This edition is twice the size of the first, has an expanded index, and covers Bison and Flex.

Principles of Program Analysis

Author: Flemming Nielson,Hanne R. Nielson,Chris Hankin
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3662038110
Category: Computers
Page: 452
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Program analysis utilizes static techniques for computing reliable information about the dynamic behavior of programs. Applications include compilers (for code improvement), software validation (for detecting errors) and transformations between data representation (for solving problems such as Y2K). This book is unique in providing an overview of the four major approaches to program analysis: data flow analysis, constraint-based analysis, abstract interpretation, and type and effect systems. The presentation illustrates the extensive similarities between the approaches, helping readers to choose the best one to utilize.

Writing compilers and interpreters

an applied approach
Author: Ronald Mak
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
ISBN: 9780471509684
Category: Computers
Page: 516
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Here's a real-world reference on compiler design that treats the topic as a set of practical skills rather than a body of theory. For practicing programmers wishing to master the design and implementation of compilers, interpreters and their associated utilities, Ronald Mak offers step-by-step guidelines for every aspect of development.

Writing Compilers and Interpreters

A Software Engineering Approach
Author: Ronald Mak
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118079736
Category: Computers
Page: 864
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Long-awaited revision to a unique guide that covers both compilers and interpreters Revised, updated, and now focusing on Java instead of C++, this long-awaited, latest edition of this popular book teaches programmers and software engineering students how to write compilers and interpreters using Java. You?ll write compilers and interpreters as case studies, generating general assembly code for a Java Virtual Machine that takes advantage of the Java Collections Framework to shorten and simplify the code. In addition, coverage includes Java Collections Framework, UML modeling, object-oriented programming with design patterns, working with XML intermediate code, and more.

Compiler Construction

Principles and Practice
Author: Kenneth C. Louden
Publisher: Course Technology Ptr
Category: Computers
Page: 582
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This compiler design and construction text introduces students to the concepts and issues of compiler design, and features a comprehensive, hands-on case study project for constructing an actual, working compiler