Mar 09, 2016

Far from a comprehensive list, just the stuff I could remember straight away:


An extremely useful technique, somewhat related to what Sebastian Pop was doing with Prolog in his thesis:


All such things may be inappropriate for the top notch commercial compilers due to a limited performance, but are great for DSLs and for an amateur work, because they're so much easier than an ad hoc hand-coded approach.

On LLVM specifically, can be used as a nice introduction into how backend works: