cross compiler

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cross compiler

[′krȯs kəm‚pī·lər]
(computer science)
A compiler that allows a computer program written on one type of computer to be used on another type.

cross compiler

A compiler that generates machine language for a different type of computer than the one the compiler is running in. See cross assembler.
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MetaCard has a fully functional development environment on all platforms and doesn't rely on limited-function "players" or cross compilers.
Crossware is a leading developer of programmer-friendly C/C++ cross compilers and other development tools for embedded systems based on the ARM, 8051, ColdFire, 68000, CPU32 and other chip families.
Crossware is a leading developer of programmer-friendly C cross compilers and other development tools for embedded systems based on the 8051, ColdFire, ARM, 68000, CPU32 and other chip families.
To support these trends, Mentor offers a complete software development suite that includes cross compilers and debuggers in an embedded IDE, closely linked to the Nucleus(TM) RTOS, TCP/IP networking stack and other middleware that has been ported to many of the popular processors used in programmable devices.
HI-TECH Software offers ANSI C cross compilers for all PICmicro microcontrollers.
Cosmic products include C cross compilers and assemblers, processor simulators, FLASH programmers, real-time C and assembly debuggers for emulators, evaluation boards, ROM monitors and BDM cables.
The CodeWarrior Integrated Development Environment, complete with a host of tools including a professional editor, build system, code browser, code navigator, highly optimized C/C++ cross compilers and debugger, is tightly integrated, providing kernel awareness for a number of leading real-time operating systems.
To create an end-to-end integrated client/server development environment, Tandem will license the Borland C++ development environment and enhance it by integrating Tandem's Visual Inspect debugger (a heterogeneous distributed GUI debugger), Tandem extensions to Premia's Codewright language editor, and cross compilers for Tandem NonStop/RISC (TNS/R) native C/C++.
The company is committed to open systems and provides a full line of high-performance C/C++ cross compilers, assemblers, source-level XRAY Debugger, and the well-known VRTX/OS operating system.
The company is committed to open systems and provides a line of high-performance C/C++ cross compilers, assemblers, source-level XRAY Debugger, and the well-known VRTX/OS operating system.
The pRISM(TM) integrated development environment combines Integrated Systems' industry leading pSOSystem(R) real-time operating system with Green Hills Software's optimizing C and C++ cross compilers and MULTI(R) Development Environment.