Jump to content
  • Advertisement
Sign in to follow this  
loza

a little tiney weeny c++ compiller.

This topic is 4608 days old which is more than the 365 day threshold we allow for new replies. Please post a new topic.

If you intended to correct an error in the post then please contact us.

Recommended Posts

I need a c++ compiller that's less than 5MB big. I tried digital mars but I don't understand how to set it up properly. Can anyone help me set it up or recomend another program under 5MB?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Advertisement
Why do you need one? Packing a modern C++ compiler and it's libraries down to 5 MB won't be easy, although not impossible. And you certainly won't get a comfortable IDE to work in.

There are quite a few "small" modern C compilers however, such as TinyCC. One of Microsoft or Borlands ancient (DOS-based) C++ compilers would probably fit too, although you certainly wouldn't get any modern language features.

Maybe you could get a Unix shell to play with instead?

Quote:
Original post by Palidine
http://www.cs.odu.edu/~cs252/yourOwnCompiler/yourOwnCompiler.html

that's probably small enough but you'll have to learn makefiles and command line compiling (probably plenty of docs on the same site).
Quote:
http://www.cs.odu.edu/~cs252/yourOwnCompiler/yourOwnCompiler.html
The compiler itself takes 60Meg of disk storage. The package includes not only the gcc (C) and g++ (C++) compilers, but also gdb (the debugger), bash (a Unix-style command shell), make, and a whole host of related tools. In fact, you're really getting a pretty comprehensive Unix emulation package.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Sign in to follow this  

  • Advertisement
×

Important Information

By using GameDev.net, you agree to our community Guidelines, Terms of Use, and Privacy Policy.

We are the game development community.

Whether you are an indie, hobbyist, AAA developer, or just trying to learn, GameDev.net is the place for you to learn, share, and connect with the games industry. Learn more About Us or sign up!

Sign me up!