LLVM

LLVM is an innovative compiler infrastructure that supports multiple front-ends / back-ends as well as multiple back-ends ranging from CPUs to GPUs and DSPs. A notable user of LLVM is the Clang C/C++ compiler.

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LLVM Articles & Reviews

AMD AOCC 2.3 Squeezing Out Extra Performance For EPYC...   Software   17 Dec 2020
Mesa 20.3 + Linux 5.9 Is In Great Shape Against...   Display Drivers   14 Sep 2020
AMD AOCC 2.2 Helping Squeeze Extra Performance Out Of...   Software   28 Aug 2020
Radeon RADV+ACO Vulkan Performance Is In Great Shape...   Display Drivers   13 Jul 2020
GCC 10 vs. Clang 10 Compiler Performance On AMD Zen 2...   Software   19 May 2020
AMD Radeon Linux Gaming Performance On Mesa 20.1...   Display Drivers   04 May 2020
Looking At The LVI Mitigation Impact On Intel Cascade...   Software   05 Apr 2020
LLVM Lands Performance-Hitting Mitigation For Intel...   Software   03 Apr 2020
LLVM Clang 10.0 Compiler Performance On Intel + AMD...   Software   31 Mar 2020
Intel Core i9 10980XE: FreeBSD 12.1 vs. GhostBSD 12.02...   Operating Systems   26 Mar 2020
Mesa 20.1-dev RADV vs. RADV+ACO vs. AMDVLK vs....   Display Drivers   16 Mar 2020
Valve's ACO Helps Put New Life Into Radeon GCN 1.0...   Display Drivers   30 Jan 2020
Ringing In 2020 By Clang'ing The Linux 5.5 Kernel -...   Software   31 Dec 2019
LLVM Clang Performance Matching The GCC Compiler On...   Software   29 Dec 2019
RADV's ACO Back-End Is Helping Radeon Navi Linux...   Display Drivers   22 Nov 2019
Radeon RADV "ACO" Performance On Mesa 19.3...   Display Drivers   05 Oct 2019
AMD/Intel Benchmarks: Building The Mainline Linux...   Software   12 Sep 2019
GCC vs. LLVM Clang vs. AOCC Compiler Benchmarks On The...   Software   09 Aug 2019
GCC vs. Clang Compiler Benchmarks On POWER9 With...   Software   23 Jul 2019
Benchmarking Valve's RADV+ACO Yields Fastest...   Display Drivers   08 Jul 2019
Intel Xeon Cascade Lake Compiler Performance - GCC...   Software   27 Jun 2019
Benchmarks Of OpenMandriva's AMD Zen Optimized Linux...   Operating Systems   19 Jun 2019
GCC 9 vs. Clang 8 C/C++ Compiler Performance On AMD...   Software   14 May 2019
Extensive Benchmarks Looking At AMD Znver1 GCC 9...   Software   20 Feb 2019
GCC 8/9 vs. LLVM Clang 7/8 Compiler Performance On...   Software   12 Feb 2019
GCC 8/9 vs. LLVM Clang 7/8 Compiler Performance On...   Software   08 Feb 2019
62 Benchmarks, 12 Systems, 4 Compilers: Our Most...   Software   05 Feb 2019
NVIDIA vs. Radeon Linux 5.0 + Mesa 19.0 Drivers -...   Linux Gaming   29 Jan 2019
PGI 18.10 Compiler Benchmarks Against GCC 8.2, LLVM...   Software   20 Dec 2018
Radeon Vulkan Driver Benchmarks: AMDVLK 2018.4.2 vs....   Display Drivers   25 Nov 2018
AMD AOCC 1.3 Compiler Benchmarks vs. GCC 8.2 vs. LLVM...   Software   20 Nov 2018
A Look At The GCC 9 Performance On Intel Skylake...   Software   13 Nov 2018
GCC vs. LLVM Clang Compiler Performance On The AMD...   Software   03 Sep 2018
GCC 8/9 vs. LLVM Clang 6/7 Compiler Benchmarks On AMD...   Software   27 Jul 2018
GCC vs. LLVM Clang vs. AOCC Compilers On AMD...   Software   23 May 2018
AMD AOCC 1.2 Code Compiler Offers Some Performance...   Software   20 May 2018
LLVM Clang 6.0 vs. 5.0 Compiler Performance On...   Software   14 Mar 2018
Trying Out The New Intel Open-Source OpenCL NEO...   Display Drivers   06 Mar 2018
GCC 8.0 vs. LLVM Clang 6.0 On AMD EPYC   Software   13 Jan 2018
LLVM Clang 6.0 Benchmarks On AMD's EPYC Yield Some...   Software   02 Jan 2018
GCC 8 vs. LLVM Clang 6 Performance At End Of Year 2017   Software   28 Dec 2017
Running OpenCL On The CPU With POCL 1.0, Xeon &...   Software   07 Dec 2017
GCC 8 & LLVM Clang 6.0 Compiler Performance On AMD...   Software   08 Nov 2017
Radeon RX Vega Performance With Mesa 17.3-dev + LLVM 6...   Display Drivers   29 Sep 2017
GCC & LLVM Clang Compiler Benchmarks On AMD's EPYC...   Software   26 Sep 2017
LLVMpipe vs. OpenSWR Software Rendering On A 40 Core /...   Display Drivers   27 Aug 2017
Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu Radeon Gaming Performance With...   Operating Systems   02 Aug 2017
Ryzen Compiler Performance: Clang 4/5 vs. GCC 6/7/8...   Software   23 Jul 2017
Benchmarking LLVM/Clang's New AMD Zen Scheduler Model   Software   20 Jul 2017
AMD Ryzen AOCC 1.0 Compiler Tuning Benchmarks   Software   21 May 2017
Benchmarking AMD's New AOCC Compiler For Ryzen   Software   19 May 2017
LLVM Clang 3.9.1, Clang 4.0 & GCC 6.3 With Intel's...   Software   18 Apr 2017
Trying Out LLVM 4.0's LLD Linker On Ubuntu 17.04 vs....   Software   16 Mar 2017
GCC vs. LLVM Clang Compiler Performance On AMD's Ryzen   Software   08 Mar 2017
Benchmarking OpenCL On Intel Graphics With Beignet 1.3   Software   29 Jan 2017
GCC 7.0 vs. LLVM Clang 4.0 Performance (January 2017)   Software   28 Jan 2017
2016 End-of-Year Open-Source Radeon Benchmarks With...   Graphics Cards   18 Dec 2016
GCC 6.2/7.0 vs. LLVM Clang 3.9/4.0 SVN Compiler...   Software   10 Dec 2016
GCC 6.2 vs. Clang 3.9 Compiler Performance On Clear...   Software   17 Nov 2016
LLVM Clang 3.9 Mostly Trails GCC In Compiler...   Software   13 Sep 2016
LLVM Clang vs. GCC Compiler Benchmarks On FreeBSD 11.0   Software   27 Aug 2016
GCC 6.1 vs. LLVM Clang 3.9 Compiler Performance   Software   10 May 2016
Radeon + AMDGPU Performance On Linux 4.6   Display Drivers   29 Mar 2016
AMD GPU-PRO Hybrid Linux OpenGL Performance vs....   Display Drivers   21 Mar 2016
GCC vs. Clang Benchmark Comparison At Varying...   Software   03 Mar 2016
LLVM Clang vs. GCC Compiler Comparison On Ubuntu 16.04...   Software   26 Feb 2016
GCC vs. Clang On POWER8 Is A Competitive Compiler...   Software   21 Feb 2016
LLVM Clang 3.8 Compiler Performance Benchmarks   Software   15 Feb 2016
Intel Xeon Skylake Compilers: Clang Showing Strong...   Software   21 Dec 2015
The Graphics Cards On Open-Source Linux Drivers With...   Graphics Cards   15 Sep 2015
Clang OpenMP Benchmarks On Linux 64-bit Against GCC   Software   03 Sep 2015
AMD Linux Graphics: The Latest Open-Source RadeonSI...   Display Drivers   01 Sep 2015
LLVM Clang 3.7 vs. GCC Compiler Benchmarks On Linux   Software   31 Aug 2015
Benchmarks Of The Open-Source Intel/AMD/NVIDIA...   Display Drivers   05 Jun 2015
Opening The Gates To Our Daily Open-Source Linux...   Software   25 May 2015
Radeon R600/RadeonSI Gallium3D Git Code Delivers...   Display Drivers   07 Mar 2015
Intel Broadwell: GCC 4.9 vs. LLVM Clang 3.5 Compiler...   Software   30 Jan 2015
Linux Compiler Benchmarks Of LLVM Clang 3.5 vs. LLVM...   Software   25 Jan 2015
PC-BSD 10.1 vs. Ubuntu 14.10 vs. Fedora 21 Benchmarks   Operating Systems   14 Jan 2015
A Walkthrough Of The New 32 System Open-Source Linux...   Computers   13 Dec 2014
Apple OS X 10.10 vs. Ubuntu 14.10 Performance   Operating Systems   25 Nov 2014
CS:GO & TF2 Extensively Tested On The Newest...   Graphics Cards   12 Nov 2014
GCC 5.0 Outruns LLVM 3.5 Compiler By A Bit On...   Software   03 Sep 2014
LLVM Clang 3.5 Brings Some Compiler Performance...   Software   03 Sep 2014
Testing LLVM Clang 3.5's Code Generation Optimizations   Software   28 Jun 2014
Building The Linux Kernel With LLVM's Clang Yields...   Software   30 May 2014
Benchmarking LLVM's Clang OpenMP Support Against GCC   Software   29 May 2014
GCC vs. LLVM Clang On NVIDIA's Tegra K1 Quad-Core...   Software   15 May 2014
Clang Fights GCC On AMD's Athlon AM1 APU With Jaguar...   Software   22 Apr 2014
A Quick Look At GCC 4.9 vs. LLVM Clang 3.5   Software   16 Apr 2014
Gallium3D LLVMpipe Performance In Ubuntu 14.04 LTS   Display Drivers   10 Apr 2014
Clang's Competition For GCC On Intel Haswell   Software   06 Feb 2014
LLVM Clang 3.4 Is Running Very Well On AMD's High-End...   Software   01 Feb 2014
RadeonSI Gallium3D Is Improving, But Still Long Shot...   Display Drivers   22 Jan 2014
Clang 3.4 Performance Very Strong Against GCC 4.9   Software   30 Dec 2013
GCC 4.9 Compiler Benchmarks On A Dual-Core Haswell   Software   24 Dec 2013
LLVM Clang 3.4 Compiler Performance Is Doing Good   Software   21 Dec 2013
GCC vs. LLVM Clang Is Mixed On The Ivy Bridge Extreme   Software   13 Oct 2013
LLVM Clang 3.4 SVN Compiler Optimization Level Tests   Software   30 Jul 2013
GCC vs. LLVM/Clang On The AMD Richland APU   Software   06 Jul 2013

LLVM Linux News

GCC's Profile Guided Optimization Performance With The...   GNU   17 Jan 2021
FreeBSD Continues Work On Ridding Its Base Of...   BSD   16 Jan 2021
Better Fujitsu A64FX Support Arrives For GCC, LLVM...   Programming   16 Jan 2021
Following LTO, Linux Kernel Patches Updated For PGO To...   LLVM   14 Jan 2021
Fedora Looks To Overhaul Its Community Outreach   Fedora   12 Jan 2021
Clang LTO Support Looks Like It Could Land For Linux...   Linux Kernel   11 Jan 2021
AMD Publishes More Zen 3 Compiler Support Patches For...   AMD   11 Jan 2021
Radeon "RADV" Vulkan Driver Adds Sparse...   Radeon   11 Jan 2021
Mesa 21.0 Is Now Working With Haiku OS For Software...   Mesa   10 Jan 2021
NVIDIA Prepares XWayland OpenGL/Vulkan Acceleration...   NVIDIA   07 Jan 2021
LLVM 11.0.1 Tagged As The Latest Stable Bits For This...   LLVM   06 Jan 2021
Fedora 34 To Ship With Standalone XWayland, LLVM 12 +...   Fedora   05 Jan 2021
LLVM Adds Initial Support For PowerPC LE   LLVM   03 Jan 2021
11 Features That Didn't Make It In 2020 For Linux 5.11   Linux Kernel   02 Jan 2021
Mesa Enjoyed A Record-Setting Year With Intel G3D...   Mesa   01 Jan 2021
GNU Had A Busy 2020 With The GCC Toolchain Still...   GNU   31 Dec 2020
Mesa 21.0 Has Finally Killed The Classic...   Mesa   31 Dec 2020
AMD Wowed Linux Users In 2020 With Their Fantastic Zen...   AMD   29 Dec 2020
Git 2.30 Released As More Projects Shift To...   Programming   28 Dec 2020
Intel oneAPI DPC++ Compiler 2020-12 Released   Intel   27 Dec 2020
Arm Begins Adding ARMv8.7-A Support In LLVM Clang 12   Arm   21 Dec 2020
Lavapipe Continues Advancing CPU-Based Vulkan - Now...   Mesa   21 Dec 2020
LLVM Adds Additional Protections For Arm's SLS...   Arm   20 Dec 2020
Linux 5.10 As An LTS Kernel Comes Just In Time For AMD...   Hardware   18 Dec 2020
Qt Design Studio 2.0, Qt Creator 4.14 Released   Qt   18 Dec 2020
POCL 1.6 Released For Portable OpenCL Atop CPUs, Other...   Standards   17 Dec 2020
AMD AOMP 11.12 Released For OpenMP Offloading To...   Radeon   12 Dec 2020
Classic OSMesa Retires In Mesa 21.0 As The Worst Of...   Mesa   11 Dec 2020
Google Comes Up With A Metric For Gauging Critical...   Google   10 Dec 2020
Intel AMX Programming Model Lands In LLVM Compiler   Intel   10 Dec 2020
The AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Continue To Impress On Linux   AMD   09 Dec 2020
AMD Publishes RDNA 2 ISA Documentation   Radeon   09 Dec 2020
Radeon RX 6900 XT Launches As Flagship Card With...   Radeon   08 Dec 2020
AMD Zen 3 Support Published For The LLVM Clang...   LLVM   08 Dec 2020
Linux 5.9.12 Is In Good Shape With The AMD Radeon RX...   Radeon   07 Dec 2020
RadeonSI Finally Sees Experimental ACO Patches As...   Radeon   07 Dec 2020
Initial AMD Zen 3 Support Successfully Lands In GCC 11   AMD   05 Dec 2020
Google Opens Up "Atheris" To Automatically...   Google   04 Dec 2020
Mesa 20.3 Released With Big Improvements For...   Mesa   03 Dec 2020
AMD Sends Out Zen 3 Compiler Support For GCC + AOCC...   AMD   03 Dec 2020
C++20 Is Still Settling While LLVM Clang Already Adds...   LLVM   03 Dec 2020
POCL 1.6-RC1 Released With Better CUDA Performance   Programming   03 Dec 2020
Radeon ROCm 3.10 Released With Data Center Tool...   Radeon   03 Dec 2020
Mesa 20.3 Is Near With Lavapipe Vulkan, Raspberry Pi...   Mesa   30 Nov 2020
RADV Vulkan Driver Enables NGG For AMD VanGogh APUs   Radeon   30 Nov 2020
Arm Neoverse N2 Support Added To The LLVM Clang 12...   LLVM   27 Nov 2020
Godot Game Engine Has Been Backing "Betsy"...   Linux Gaming   26 Nov 2020
Raspberry Pi V3DV Is Officially Vulkan Conformant,...   Vulkan   24 Nov 2020
Vulkan 1.2.162 Released With Ray-Tracing Support...   Vulkan   23 Nov 2020
Intel C for Metal Compiler 1.0.20 Released   Intel   21 Nov 2020
Clang LTO Support For The Linux Kernel Spun Up A...   Linux Kernel   21 Nov 2020
Radeon RX 6800 "Sienna Cichlid" Firmware...   Radeon   19 Nov 2020
Radeon Software for Linux 20.45 Driver Released With...   Radeon   18 Nov 2020
GraalVM 20.3 Released With Many Small Performance...   Oracle   18 Nov 2020
Intel Tidies Up CET While Waiting For It To Land In...   Intel   17 Nov 2020
Desktop BSDs: NetBSD-Based os108 9.1 + MidnightBSD 2.0...   BSD   15 Nov 2020
LLVM Has Fleshed Out Its Plan For Replacing...   LLVM   14 Nov 2020
Mageia 8 Linux OS Is Inching Closer To Release   Operating Systems   13 Nov 2020
Airlie: "Why Sharing Code With Windows Isn't...   Mesa   11 Nov 2020
GCC 11 Lands Support For Intel AVX-VNNI   GNU   11 Nov 2020
Mesa 20.3-RC1 Released With Lavapipe CPU-Based Vulkan,...   Mesa   11 Nov 2020
Mesa 21.0 Feature Development Opens For Release In...   Mesa   09 Nov 2020
Arm Neoverse V1 Support Added To LLVM Clang 12...   Arm   09 Nov 2020
Wasmer 1.0 Alpha 5, Wasmtime 0.21 Released For...   Programming   07 Nov 2020
Intel Lands Vulkan Ray-Tracing Prep Work In Mesa 20.3   Mesa   06 Nov 2020
C++20 Modules Compiler Code Under Review, Could Still...   GNU   04 Nov 2020
GCC 11's x86-64 Microarchitecture Feature Levels Are...   GNU   03 Nov 2020
AOMP 11.11 Released For LLVM Clang OpenMP Offloading...   Radeon   31 Oct 2020
LLVM Clang 12 Adds Support For AVX-VNNI   LLVM   31 Oct 2020
LLVMpipe Is Now Officially Conformant With OpenGL 4.5   Mesa   30 Oct 2020
AMD ROCm 3.9 Released With AOMP OpenMP Offloading...   Radeon   29 Oct 2020
GNU Toolchain Begins Adding ARMv8.7-A Support   Arm   29 Oct 2020
Pyston v2 Released As ~20% Faster Than Python 3.8   Programming   28 Oct 2020
FreeBSD 12.2 Released - Supports Linux In Jailed...   BSD   27 Oct 2020
Rust Lands Experimental Cranelift-Based Code Generator...   Programming   27 Oct 2020
Fedora 33 Released With Workstation Using Btrfs By...   Fedora   27 Oct 2020
LLVM Adds A SPIR-V CPU Runner For Handling GPU Kernels...   LLVM   26 Oct 2020
LLVM Lands Very Basic Support For AMD Zen 3 CPUs   AMD   25 Oct 2020
Red Hat's Tom Stellard Now Serving As LLVM Release...   LLVM   25 Oct 2020
LLVM Clang 12 Adds Support For Vectorization Using...   LLVM   23 Oct 2020
Fedora 33 To Be Released Next Week   Fedora   23 Oct 2020
LLVM Clang 12 Merges Support For x86_64...   LLVM   22 Oct 2020
Facebook Is Looking To Upstream Their BOLT Binary...   LLVM   21 Oct 2020
Nouveau + LLVMpipe Drivers Enable OpenCL Image Support   Mesa   21 Oct 2020
Open-Source RADV Vulkan Driver Is Seeing Work To Allow...   Mesa   19 Oct 2020
AMD Sends Out Patches Adding "Znver3"...   AMD   19 Oct 2020
OpenBLAS 0.3.11 Brings Many Changes From Zen 3 To...   Programming   17 Oct 2020
NGG Appears To Be In Good Shape For RDNA 2 / RX 6000...   Radeon   17 Oct 2020
AMD Delivers Many Fixes For Polaris GPUs On Linux -...   Radeon   16 Oct 2020
GCC Getting Wired Up For Intel's Key Locker, UINTR,...   Intel   14 Oct 2020
LLVM 11.0 Finally Available With Flang Fortran...   LLVM   12 Oct 2020
AMD Adds New AMDGPU LLVM Targets For Older GPUs In...   Radeon   10 Oct 2020
AMD Ryzen 5000 Series (Zen 3) Linux Expectations -...   AMD   08 Oct 2020
The Most Prominent Linux 5.9 Kernel Features From AMD...   Linux Kernel   04 Oct 2020
Intel Begins Linux Hardware Enablement Work For Meteor...   Intel   03 Oct 2020
Apache's TVM Deep Learning Compiler Picks Up...   Programming   03 Oct 2020
Intel Prepares Linux Kernel Support For Advanced...   Intel   02 Oct 2020
RADV's ACO Back-End Can Be A Massive Win For Vulkan...   Radeon   02 Oct 2020
Mesa's Vulkan Software Implementation Now Known as...   Vulkan   01 Oct 2020
Linux 5.9 Regression, NVIDIA RTX 30, GNOME 40 &...   Phoronix   01 Oct 2020