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

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 Clang 3.4 Already Has Some Performance Changes   Software   27 Jun 2013
GCC 4.8 vs. LLVM/Clang 3.3 On Intel's Core i7 4770K   Software   21 Jun 2013
GCC 4.8.0 vs. LLVM Clang 3.3 Compiler Performance   Software   25 May 2013
AMD Radeon R600 GPU LLVM 3.3 Back-End Testing   Display Drivers   14 May 2013
LLVM 3.3 To Introduce SLP Vectorizer   Software   07 May 2013
Gallium3D LLVMpipe Compared To Nine Graphics Cards   Display Drivers   30 Apr 2013
GCC vs. LLVM/Clang On AMD's FX-8350 Vishera   Software   27 Apr 2013
LLVM/Clang 3.3 Performing Against GCC For Old Intel...   Software   23 Apr 2013
LLVM/Clang 3.3 Delivers Speed Improvements   Software   19 Apr 2013
Gallium3D's LLVMpipe Driver Is Now Much Faster   Display Drivers   14 Apr 2013
LLVM/Clang 3.3 Very Competitive To GCC 4.8   Software   07 Apr 2013
Running Mesa 9.2-devel + LLVM 3.3 SVN With The R600...   Display Drivers   26 Feb 2013
FreeBSD 9.1: LLVM/Clang Battling GCC   Operating Systems   07 Feb 2013
LLVM/Clang 3.2 Compiler Competing With GCC   Software   27 Dec 2012
LLVM/Clang vs. GCC On The ARM Cortex-A15 Preview   Software   01 Dec 2012
Mesa 9.1-devel LLVMpipe With LLVM 3.1/3.2   Display Drivers   30 Nov 2012
Benchmarking LLVM/Clang 3.2, GCC 4.8, DragonEgg...   Software   09 Nov 2012
LLVM/Clang 3.2 SVN On Intel Core i7   Software   05 Nov 2012
LLVM/Clang 3.2 SVN Compiler Performance   Software   13 Oct 2012
Gallium3D LLVMpipe On Mesa 9.0   Display Drivers   11 Oct 2012
Unity 6.8 Doesn't Change Much For Performance   Operating Systems   07 Oct 2012
Ubuntu's Unity Decision Affects 2D Performance Too   Software   20 Aug 2012
Intel Ivy Bridge: GCC 4.8 vs. LLVM/Clang 3.2 SVN   Software   18 Aug 2012

LLVM Linux News

It Looks Like AMD Is About To Post The Open-Source...   Radeon   24 Apr 2019
MLIR Is A New IR For Machine Learning That Might...   LLVM   23 Apr 2019
Intel SPMD Compiler 1.11 Released   Intel   23 Apr 2019
JITLink Lands In LLVM 9.0   LLVM   20 Apr 2019
Mesa's Vulkan Drivers See More Extension Work Ahead Of...   Mesa   19 Apr 2019
Clang Flips On Modules Support With C++2A Switch   LLVM   15 Apr 2019
The Current RADV/RadeonSI Performance With Mesa 19.1 +...   Mesa   13 Apr 2019
LLVM Accepts NVIDIA's "f18" Fortran Compiler...   LLVM   12 Apr 2019
LLVM 7.1 Is Being Released Soon Due To A Bug Breaking...   LLVM   12 Apr 2019
RADV Driver Tacks On VK_AMD_gpu_shader_half_float...   Radeon   10 Apr 2019
Intel OpenCL NEO Driver Becoming Available For Ubuntu...   Intel   09 Apr 2019
Clear Linux Preparing The LLVM 8 Switch, Including For...   Clear Linux   09 Apr 2019
Unity Is Growing Their LLVM Compiler Team As They Try...   Linux Gaming   07 Apr 2019
POCL 1.3 Released For OpenCL On CPUs As The Portable...   Standards   05 Apr 2019
NEC Is Looking To Contribute SX-Aurora VE Accelerator...   LLVM   05 Apr 2019
Facebook Opens Up Glow Compiler Back-End For Goya AI...   Hardware   05 Apr 2019
POCL 1.3 RC2 Released For OpenCL On CPUs   Free Software   03 Apr 2019
Gentoo-Based Sabayon 19.03 - Finally Supports Full...   Operating Systems   01 Apr 2019
LLVM Clang 9.0 Adds "-ftime-trace" To...   LLVM   31 Mar 2019
OpenMandriva Appears To Be Experimenting With Profile...   Operating Systems   31 Mar 2019
Radeon's AMDVLK Vulkan Driver Picks Up A Warhammer II...   Radeon   29 Mar 2019
POCL 1.3 Is On The Way For The Portable Computing...   Free Software   28 Mar 2019
Redox OS 0.5 Released With New C Library Written In...   Operating Systems   24 Mar 2019
GCC 9 libstdc++ Lands The C++17 Parallel Algorithms...   GNU   21 Mar 2019
LLVM 8.0 Released With Cascade Lake Support, Better...   LLVM   20 Mar 2019
Intel Xe Graphics Being Part Of The First US Exascale...   Intel   19 Mar 2019
Interested In FreeSync With The RADV Vulkan Driver?...   Radeon   18 Mar 2019
A Big Patch Could Yield Big Performance Benefits For...   LLVM   15 Mar 2019
The Notable Changes So Far With The Linux 5.1 Kernel   Linux Kernel   12 Mar 2019
LLVM 8.0 Drags On As An RC5 Now Gets Scheduled   LLVM   11 Mar 2019
Meson 0.50 Build System Brings PGI Compiler Support,...   Programming   10 Mar 2019
Linux 5.1 Will Play Nicer With The LLVM Linker...   Linux Kernel   09 Mar 2019
Khronos Continues Working On Better OpenCL + LLVM...   LLVM   08 Mar 2019
LLVM Drops Its Shadow Call Stack Support For x86_64   LLVM   07 Mar 2019
NVIDIA Has Been Working On A New Fortran...   NVIDIA   01 Mar 2019
Intel's Clear Linux Already Forging Plans To Land GCC...   Clear Linux   01 Mar 2019
Linux 5.0, Radeon VII, Intel Iris Driver & Other...   Phoronix   28 Feb 2019
AMDGPU LLVM Backend Seeing A Number Of Fixes In Recent...   Radeon   28 Feb 2019
AMD Zen 2 "znver2" Support Lands In LLVM...   AMD   27 Feb 2019
The New Features & Changes With The LLVM Clang 8.0...   LLVM   26 Feb 2019
LLVM/Clang 9.0 Picks Up Support For Arm's Cortex-A76   Arm   26 Feb 2019
The First Baby Step Towards Intel's SYCL Support In...   LLVM   25 Feb 2019
GNU's Gold Linker Is Stagnating, Fedora Looking To...   GNU   24 Feb 2019
Coroutines & Modules Added For C++20   Standards   23 Feb 2019
AMD Hiring Ten More People For Their Open-Source/Linux...   Radeon   20 Feb 2019
RadeonSI Gets NIR Improvements, Enabled By Default For...   Radeon   19 Feb 2019
Chamferwm: A Vulkan-Powered X11 Window Manager   Vulkan   18 Feb 2019
RADV Driver Gets Big Patch Series For 8-bit &...   Mesa   16 Feb 2019
RadeonSI Primitive Culling Yields Mixed Benchmark...   Radeon   14 Feb 2019
IBM Is Looking At Adding AIX Support To LLVM / Clang   LLVM   12 Feb 2019
Asm-goto Support Added To LLVM, Helping Out Clang'ing...   LLVM   11 Feb 2019
OpenMandriva Lx 4.0 Beta Brings Installer...   Operating Systems   09 Feb 2019
A Detailed Look At The Speed Advantages To LLVM's LLD...   LLVM   06 Feb 2019
Using LLVM Clang To Compile The Linux Kernel Is...   LLVM   04 Feb 2019
GNU Hurd Can Build Around 75% Of The Debian Packages,...   GNU   03 Feb 2019
Linux 5.0, RTX 2060, ZoL & Other Topics Dominating...   Phoronix   01 Feb 2019
Intel's Initial Open-Source, LLVM-Based SYCL Compiler...   Intel   28 Jan 2019
The New Features On Deck For Mesa 19.0: Vulkan...   Mesa   28 Jan 2019
LLVM 8.0-RC1 Tagged Ahead Of Release Next Month   LLVM   23 Jan 2019
GCC Unlikely To Adopt A "-Weverything" For...   GNU   23 Jan 2019
The LLVM Codebase Is Moving Past C++11 This Year,...   General   23 Jan 2019
Some Radeon ROCm Packages Pending Review For Fedora   Fedora   21 Jan 2019
PortableCL Continues Marching Towards The POCL 1.3...   Standards   20 Jan 2019
NetBSD Exploring LLVM's LLD Linker For Lower Memory...   LLVM   19 Jan 2019
Nouveau Open-Source Driver Will Now Work With NVIDIA...   Nouveau   18 Jan 2019
LLVM 9.0 Is Now Open For Development, Releasing In...   LLVM   16 Jan 2019
Google Is Hiring More LLVM/Clang Developers   Google   16 Jan 2019
AMDVLK Weekly Code Drop Brings A DXVK Fix,...   Radeon   15 Jan 2019
Apple Opens Up Swift/C LSP Based On Clangd   LLVM   15 Jan 2019
Intel Looking To Drop Their Nios II Backend From LLVM   Intel   15 Jan 2019
GNOME 3.32 Will Do A Better Job Picking The Primary...   GNOME   13 Jan 2019
Radeon GCC Compute Back-End Approved For Merging In...   Radeon   12 Jan 2019
Intel Looking To Add SYCL Programming Support To...   Intel   11 Jan 2019
The New LLVM Repository Is Now Officially Available...   LLVM   11 Jan 2019
ARMv8.5 Branch Target Identification Support Lands In...   Arm   10 Jan 2019
LLVM Clang 8.0 Is Branching In A Week With Intel...   LLVM   09 Jan 2019
SPIR-V Clover Support Might Still Land For Mesa 19.0,...   Mesa   08 Jan 2019
Radeon GCN Compiler Back-End Might Still Be Merged For...   GNU   08 Jan 2019
Fedora's Firefox To Stick With GCC Over Clang, Beefed...   Fedora   08 Jan 2019
LLVM Is Nearly Finalized On Its Repository Conversion...   LLVM   08 Jan 2019
The First AMDVLK Code Drop Of 2019 Rolls Out With New...   Radeon   07 Jan 2019
GNOME On Wayland Is No Longer Frustratingly Slow With...   GNOME   04 Jan 2019
Linux 4.20, Debian, Intel, x32, Microsft's Actions...   Phoronix   01 Jan 2019
That's A Wrap For 2018 With 3,693 News Articles, 314...   Phoronix   31 Dec 2018
2018 Marked Another Interesting Year For The LLVM...   LLVM   31 Dec 2018
NetBSD Working On Better LLVM Toolchain Support   BSD   30 Dec 2018
The Most Popular AMD/Radeon Linux News Of 2018   AMD   26 Dec 2018
The Most Popular Intel Linux News & Reviews Of...   Intel   25 Dec 2018
Microsoft Had Another Year Of Big Open-Source...   Microsoft   25 Dec 2018
Intel Contributes Its Parallel STL Implementation To...   LLVM   25 Dec 2018
OpenMandriva Lx 4.0 Alpha 1 Ships With RPM4, DNF, AMD...   Operating Systems   24 Dec 2018
LLVM 7.0.1 Released To Deliver Various Bug Fixes While...   LLVM   22 Dec 2018
Mesa Picks Up Faster Support For S3TC Decoding Using...   Mesa   22 Dec 2018
LLVM Developers Are Still Working On Their Massive...   LLVM   21 Dec 2018
SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 SP1 Beta Bringing Java 11,...   SUSE   20 Dec 2018
HardenedBSD 12 Released With Jailed Bhyve, Disables...   BSD   19 Dec 2018
A Look At The LLVMpipe OpenGL Performance On Mesa 19.0...   Mesa   16 Dec 2018
PGI 18.10 Community Edition Compiler Released For...   NVIDIA   16 Dec 2018
Linux Is Already In Good Shape For The New Features Of...   Intel   12 Dec 2018
FreeBSD 12.0 Officially Released   BSD   12 Dec 2018