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Zapcc Is Showing Compile Times Even Faster Than LLVM Clang

The Zapcc compiler stack is proving to be faster than LLVM/Clang at compiling C++ codes, which in turn is much faster already than GCC. The performance of the generated binaries from this LLVM-based compiler stack is on-par with what's offered by Clang.

6 December 2015 - Zapcc vs. Clang Benchmarks - 19 Comments
GPUCC: Google's Open-Source CUDA Compiler

Last month I wrote about how Google has been working on CUDA compiler optimizations in LLVM and they were claiming to achieve results where their open-source compiler work was generating better code than NVIDIA's own NVCC compiler. More details are now available.

16 November 2015 - GPUCC Compiler - 8 Comments
How To Compile CUDA Code With LLVM

If you have been wondering how to compile CUDA C/C++ code with LLVM rather than NVIDIA's nvcc compiler, an official guide has been written.

11 November 2015 - Compiling CUDA With LLVM - Add A Comment
Ceylon 1.2 Brings New Language Features

Ceylon, the programming language based on Java and developed at Red Hat, is out with a new version of this programming language that can be lowered down into JavaScript.

29 October 2015 - Ceylon Programming Language - 3 Comments
NVIDIA GPU Offloading Support For GCC Is Still Up & Coming

It's been nearly two years that there's been work going on for OpenACC 2.0 with GPU offloading for GCC, primarily geared for NVIDIA GPUs. That work continues taking shape and hopefully for GCC 6 the support will be in better standing.

26 October 2015 - NVPTX GCC - 1 Comment

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