Downloads

The latest release of the CompCert C compiler is version 2.3, released in May 2014. See here for a description of this compiler. Changes from earlier releases are summarized here. Earlier releases can be found here.

Source distribution

Download the source code: Compcert C version 2.3 patchlevel 2.
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Download the user's manual in PDF or browse it online.

The sources compile and run on the following platforms:

  • Intel and AMD x86 processors (with SSE2), under Linux, MacOS X, or Windows with Cygwin.
  • PowerPC / Linux machines.
  • ARM / Linux machines (tested on a Trimslice machine).

To compile, you will need:

  • The Coq proof assistant version 8.4pl1 or 8.4pl2 or 8.4pl3 available from coq.inria.fr or prepackaged in OPAM, MacPorts, and many Linux distributions.
  • The OCaml functional language, version 4.00 or later, available from caml.inria.fr or prepackaged in OPAM, MacPorts, and many Linux distributions.
  • The Menhir parser generator, available from Inria or prepackaged in OPAM, MacPorts, and many Linux distributions.

Refer to the user's manual for installation instructions.

The CompCert C compiler is not free software. This release can be used for evaluation, research and education purposes, but not for commercial purposes. See the License for more information.

For questions and feedback about the CompCert C compiler, please contact

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The Coq development can also be browsed online.