[fpc-devel] Blackfin support
florian at freepascal.org
Thu Jul 15 09:20:22 CEST 2010
Hans-Peter Diettrich schrieb:
> Marco van de Voort schrieb:
>> I don't think we ever going to give an up front carte blanche for a
>> rewrite to go into trunk. That is simply not sane.
> ACK. I'm more concerned about work that is blacklisted for some reason.
Rewriting the compiler in C ;)
Discuss the change on fpc-devel first, if you want to improve
performance, generate numbers for at least:
>> A subsmission will always be judged on performance and maintainability
>> before being admitted.
>> If this bothers you, try to find smart ways to phase the changes, and
>> yourself to a few things at a time, and don't try to speedoptimize
>> I/O, change
>> parser, allow multiple frontends etc, all at the same time.
> Just this is hard to obey, when I see so many details that could be
> Will it do harm when I create more than one branch, e.g. one for general
No, but try to finish one thing and then start the next one. With
increased time, patches might not apply automatically anymore.
> Can other people contribute to such an branch as well?
Yes, just tell me to which branch and what login (I'll try to be faster
this time ;)).
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