[swift-users] Documentation about the overall architecture and functions of the source code -- where is it?

Brent Royal-Gordon brent at architechies.com
Thu Dec 24 19:10:56 CST 2015

> As a newbie to the source code of Swift, where is the overall white
> paper and function documentation for Swift source code?
> Where are the different files in the pipeline?

This talk from a few months ago includes a very high-level overview of the pipeline, though certainly not to the file level: <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ntj8ab-5cvE>

Other than that, this kind of basic documentation seems to mainly exist in the heads of the Apple folks on the swift-dev list. Unfortunately, most of them are on Christmas break right now.

Brent Royal-Gordon

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