C compiler


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Noun1.C compiler - a compiler for programs written in C
compiling program, compiler - (computer science) a program that decodes instructions written in a higher order language and produces an assembly language program
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Through the fixed-point data type, both for accumulating and fractional data, as specified in Embedded C, C compilers can provide seamless support for these specific hardware features and thus enable efficient high-level language programming of DSPs.
Their C compiler was at least as fast in all cases and up to 38% faster in some cases than our current optimized GNU based C compiler.
The Red Hat engineering team performed a study of the GNU C compiler created for NEC, using a collection of benchmarks provided by the Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortium (EEMBC).
has successfully developed a C compiler for its new high performance, reconfigurable DAP/DNA chips using ACE's CoSy(R) compiler development system.
A licensing agreement with ACE Associated Compiler Experts bv, which provides the CoSy(TM) compiler development system, enables ZiLOG to offer C compiler support for all of ZiLOG's DSP processors, microprocessors and microcontrollers.