Porting the Zed compiler

  title={Porting the Zed compiler},
  author={G. B. Bonkowski and W. Morven Gentleman and M. A. Malcolm},
  booktitle={SIGPLAN '79},
Zed is the base language used to implement the portable realtime operating system Thoth[7], and to write commands, utilities, application programs, and other software which run under Thoth. (Zed is similar to C, although language details are not important in this paper.) One of the founding principles of Thoth is our experience that the hardest problems in porting programs usually arise when interfacing to different operating systems. By porting the whole operating system first, we ensure that… CONTINUE READING

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