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|Short description=Project to produce a free COBOL compiler
 
|Short description=Project to produce a free COBOL compiler
|Full description=The Cobol for GCC project is an effort to create a free Cobol compiler, compliant with the Cobol 85 standard, that will be integrated into the GNU Complier Collection (GCC). The project is not yet finished. Current status is that roughly 73,000 lines of code have been written since March 1999. The following tasks have already been done:
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|Full description=GNU Cobol (formerly OpenCOBOL)  is a free COBOL compiler that translates COBOL to executable using intermediate C sources, providing full access to nearly all C libraries.
* All COBOL preprocesing (COPY,REPLACE, line continuations, etc.) (done and tested)
 
* Parsing and lexical analysis for the COBOL nucleus
 
* Integration into GCC (including integration into the GCC code generation back end)
 
* Some runtime routines
 
  
Some code has been generated via the GCC back end, including most of the data division. Approximately 7,000 lines of code remain to be written.
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The Cobol for GCC project is also an effort to integrate it into the [[GNU Complier Collection]] (GCC).  
|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/cobol/
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|Related projects=Tiny_COBOL
 
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|Keywords=compiler,software development,programming,COBOL,Cobol for GCC
 
|Keywords=compiler,software development,programming,COBOL,Cobol for GCC
|Version status=alpha
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|Version identifier=1.1
|Last review by=Matt Lee
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|Version date=2014/01/21
|Last review date=2012/03/16
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gnucobol/gnu-cobol-1.1.tar.gz
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|Last review by=Genium
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|Last review date=2014/02/08
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
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|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
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|GNU package identifier=cobol
 
|License verified date=2001-07-06
 
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Revision as of 19:02, 8 February 2014

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GnuCOBOL

https://www.gnu.org/software/gnucobol/
Project to produce a free COBOL compiler

GnuCOBOL (formerly OpenCOBOL) is a free, modern COBOL compiler. It implements a substantial portion of the COBOL 85, COBOL 2002 and COBOL 2014 standards, as well as many extensions included in other COBOL compilers.

GnuCOBOL translates COBOL into C and compiles the translated code using a native C compiler.

GnuCOBOL was named GNU Cobol from September 2013 (where the project moved to GNU space) to September 2014. Before becoming a GNU project the name was OpenCOBOL with the same free spirit under GPL/LGPL it has now.

Documentation

Full documentation available online at: http://opencobol.add1tocobol.com/guides/

N.B. The Cobol for GCC project (GNU COBOL) is also an effort to integrate it into the GNU Compiler Collection (GCC). For more information, see https://www.gnu.org/software/cobol/

"IRC [irc:irc.freenode.net/add1tocobol irc:irc.freenode.net/add1tocobol] " IRC Help channel
[irc:irc.freenode.net/add1tocobol irc:irc.freenode.net/add1tocobol]
"IRC [irc:irc.gnu.org/gnu irc:irc.gnu.org/gnu] " IRC general channel
[irc:irc.gnu.org/gnu irc:irc.gnu.org/gnu]
"IRC [irc:irc.freenode.net/OpenCobol irc:irc.freenode.net/OpenCobol] " IRC development channel
[irc:irc.freenode.net/OpenCobol irc:irc.freenode.net/OpenCobol]

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:gnucobol

Download

rc-2.tar.gz/download Download version 2.0-rc-2 (testing)
released on 6 November 2016

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2orlaterGenium15 January 2017
The GnuCOBOL compiler is licensed under GNU General Public License.
License:LGPLv2.1orlaterGenium15 January 2017
The run-time library is licensed under GNU Lesser General Public License.



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Daniel H. Ardison Contributor
Keisuke Nishida Contributor
Matthew Vanecek Contributor
Steven O. Ellis Contributor
Tim Josling Maintainer
Curt Timmerman Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
HelpMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/cobolforgcc-announce
DeveloperDownloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gnucobol/
DeveloperMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/cobolforgcc-devel
HistoryDeveloperhttps://sourceforge.net/projects/cobolforgcc/
SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/cobolforgcc-users
HistoryDeveloperhttps://www.gnu.org/software/cobol/
DeveloperHomepagehttp://sourceforge.net/projects/open-cobol/
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttps://sourceforge.net/p/open-cobol/code/HEAD/tree/trunk/gnu-cobol/
UserHomepagehttp://www.opencobol.org/
Bug TrackingHomepagehttps://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=gnucobol
DeveloperDownloadhttps://sourceforge.net/projects/open-cobol/files/gnu-cobol/


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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 February 2017.



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