The Art of Compiler Design

The Art of Compiler Design : Theory and Practice

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This introduction covers the essentials while addressing the more esoteric aspects of compiler design such as, for example, RISC and Pipeline Processor Scheduling. The material is presented from a grammar theoretical perspective without ignoring the practical issues in production compiler design.
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  • Hardback | 368 pages
  • 177.8 x 233.68 x 27.94mm | 680.39g
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • Facsimile
  • United States ed
  • 0130481904
  • 9780130481900

Table of contents

1. The Compiler Theory Landscape. 2. Grammars: The Chomsky Hierarchy. 3. Scanners and Regular Languages. 4. Parsers and Context-Free Languages. 5. Semantic Analysis and Attribute Grammars. 6. Syntax-Directed Code Generation. 7. Automated Bottom-Up Parser Design. 8. Transformational Attribute Grammars. 9. Code Generation. 10. Non-Procedural Languages. Appendix A: Itty Bitty Modula Syntax Diagrams. Appendix B: The TAG Compiler TAG. Appendix C: Itty Bitty Stack Machine Instruction Set. Appendix D: Code Generation Tables for Four Computers.
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