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Subject: Re: Nalimov-EGTBs in ANSI-C?

Author: Dann Corbit

Date: 23:02:04 01/21/00

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On January 22, 2000 at 01:51:21, David Eppstein wrote:

>When C++ first came out, the "compiler" was really an automatic translator
>from C++ to C, which would then be run through the existing C compiler.
>Are such translators no longer available?

'Back in the day' the thing of which you speak was called Cfront.  The old
Cfront knew nothing of templates or fancy stuff like that.  There may be some
new incarnations or other tools that can do the job.  But I would be quite
astonished if the old Cfront could handle it.




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