Compilers! The word itself inspires excitement and awe, even among experienced practitioners. But a compiler is just a program: an eminently hackable thing. This section aims to describe Guile’s compiler in such a way that interested Scheme hackers can feel comfortable reading and extending it.
See Read/Load/Eval/Compile, if you’re lost and you just wanted to
know how to compile your
|• Compiler Tower:|
|• The Scheme Compiler:|
|• Continuation-Passing Style:|
|• Writing New High-Level Languages:|
|• Extending the Compiler:|