To port ECL to a new architecture, the following steps are required:
Ensure that the GNU Multiprecision library supports this machine.
Ensure that the Boehm-Weiser garbage collector is supported by that
architecture. Alternatively, port ECL's own garbage collector
src/h/ecl.h so that they supply flags for the new
Fix the machine dependent code in
most critical parts are in the
Compile as in any other platform.
Run the tests and compare to the results of other platforms.