A Functional Programming System SFP: Sisal 3.1 Language Structures Decomposition
The paper describes equivalent transformations of structures of the Sisal 3.1 programming language (based on Sisal 90). These transformations are aimed to decompose the complex language structures into more simple ones that can be directly expressed by the internal representation IR1 (based on the IF1 language). Currently some description of similar transformations can be found in few works about Sisal 90 in the form of examples. A front-end compiler from Sisal 3.1 into IR1 performs these transformations, so they can help to understand better its translation strategy. The paper also briefly describes Sisal 3.1 and IR1.
KeywordsSisal 3.1 functional programming parallel programming program transformation internal representation front-end compiler
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