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p2c - Translates Pascal programs into C

P2c is a tool for translating Pascal programs into C. The input consists of a set of source files in any of the following Pascal dialects: HP Pascal, Turbo/UCSD Pascal, DEC VAX Pascal, Oregon Software Pascal/2, Macintosh Programmer's Workshop Pascal, Sun/Berkeley Pascal, Texas Instruments Pascal, Apollo Domain Pascal. Modula-2 syntax is also supported.

Output is a set of .c and .h files that comprise an equivalent program in any of several dialects of C. Output code may be kept machine and dialect-independent, or it may be targeted to a specific machine and compiler. Most reasonable Pascal programs are converted into fully functional C which will compile and run with no further modifications, although p2c sometimes chooses to generate readable code at the expense of absolute generality.


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Version 1.21 (alpha) released on 1993-12-07 00:00:00.000
Licensed under The GNU General Public License, Version 2 or later.
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Interfacescommand line
Source languagesC
Supported languagesC, Pascal
Related programsGTKpas, Pasdoc, Free Pascal Compiler, GNU Pascal

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License verified byJanet Casey <> on 2001-07-24 00:00:00.000
Entry compiled byJanet Casey <>


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