Changelog

Release 1.0 (Planned)

  • platform.python_compiler() returns ‘ppci 1.0’

Release 0.5.6 (Upcoming)

  • Compilation is now reproducible: recompiling the same source yields exactly the same machine code
  • Added support for webassembly WAT file format (by Almar)

Release 0.5.5 (Jan 17, 2018)

  • Addition of WASM support (by Almar)
  • Added compilation of subset of python
  • Changed commandline tools from scripts into setuptools entrypoints
  • Add support for function pointers in C
  • Add uboot legacy image utility
  • Start of exe support
  • Start of mips support

Release 0.5.4 (Aug 26, 2017)

  • Addition of open risc (or1k) architecture support
  • Added command line options to emit assembly output
  • Created ppci.lang.tools module with helper classes for parsing and lexing

Release 0.5.3 (Apr 27, 2017)

  • Initial version of C preprocessor
  • Improved calling convention handling
  • Initial version of pascal front-end

Release 0.5.2 (Dec 29, 2016)

  • Better floating point support in c3
  • Addition of the xtensa target architecture
  • Extended the supported 6502 instructions

Release 0.5.1 (Oct 16, 2016)

  • Expand the riscv example to include single stepping (by Michael)
  • Bugfix in byte parameter passing for x86_64 target
  • Cleanup of the encoding system
  • Start with llvm-IR frontend

Release 0.5 (Aug 6, 2016)

  • Debug type information stored in better format
  • Expression evaluation in debugger
  • Global variables can be viewed
  • Improved support for different register classes

Release 0.4.0 (Apr 27, 2016)

  • Start with debugger and disassembler

Release 0.3.0 (Feb 23, 2016)

  • Added risc v architecture
  • Moved thumb into arm arch
  • msp430 improvements

Release 0.2.0 (Jan 23, 2016)

  • Added linker (ppci-ld.py) command
  • Rename buildfunctions to api
  • Rename target to arch

Release 0.1.0 (Dec 29, 2015)

  • Added x86_64 target.
  • Added msp430 target.

Release 0.0.5 (Mar 21, 2015)

  • Remove st-link and hence pyusb dependency.
  • Support for pypy3.

Release 0.0.4 (Feb 24, 2015)

Release 0.0.3 (Feb 17, 2015)

Release 0.0.2 (Nov 9, 2014)

Release 0.0.1 (Oct 10, 2014)

  • Initial release.