Compiler Construction

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  • Author: Wikibooks
  • Format: online HTML
  • Price: free

The purpose of this Wikibook is to provide practical advice on writing a compiler, together with some working examples of both compilers and interpreters. Some theory is unavoidable, but has been kept to a minimum. If you search the Web for “compiler construction” you will find lots of information and many different approaches. All this book can do is demonstrate a few of the many possible ways of constructing a compiler. After going through this book you should be better able to judge other methods.

Chapters include:

  • Introduction
  • Dealing with Errors
  • Case Study 1 – a Simple Interpreter
  • Lexical Analysis
  • Syntax Analysis
  • Semantic Analysis
  • Intermediate Representation
  • Optimization
  • Code Generation
  • Run-time Considerations
  • Development Environment
  • Testing

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