|A Go frontend
|Ian Lance Taylor
|Last update 15 June 2014
|This is a compiler frontend for the Go programming language
|(http://golang.org/). The frontend was originally developed at
|Google, and was released in November 2009. It was originally written
|by Ian Lance Taylor <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
|It was originally written for GCC (http://gcc.gnu.org/). As of this
|writing it only supports GCC, but the GCC support has been separated
|from the rest of the frontend, so supporting another compiler is
|The go subdirectory holds the frontend source code. This is mirrored
|to the gcc/go subdirectory in the GCC repository.
|The libgo subdirectory holds the library source code. This is a copy
|of the main Go library with various changes appropriate for this
|compiler. The main Go library is hosted at
|http://go.googlesource.com/go, in the src directory. The libgo
|subdirectory is mirrored to the libgo subdirectory in the gcc
|To contribute patches to the files in this directory, please see
|The master copy of these files is hosted at
|http://go.googlesource.com/gofrontend (there is a mirror at
|http://github.com/golang/gofrontend). Changes to these files require
|signing a Google contributor license agreement. If you are the
|copyright holder, you will need to agree to the individual contributor
|license agreement at
|http://code.google.com/legal/individual-cla-v1.0.html. This agreement
|can be completed online.
|If your organization is the copyright holder, the organization will
|need to agree to the corporate contributor license agreement at
|If the copyright holder for your code has already completed the
|agreement in connection with another Google open source project, it
|does not need to be completed again.
|The authors of these files may be found in the AUTHORS and