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Re: Apple will use LLVM

From:  Jeff Garzik <>
Subject:  Re: Apple will use LLVM
Date:  Thu, 16 Feb 2012 12:06:01 -0500
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On 02/15/2012 11:52 PM, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> Not quite.  LLVM can be used to build the kernel

No, that is simply not true.  Factually incorrect.

I have been working on building the kernel with LLVM, with many changes 
submitted (merged over a year ago), but LLVM still needs several obscure 
compiler changes before we can even boot a no-op kernel.


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