On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 9:17 AM, Roman Divacky <rdiva...@freebsd.org> wrote: > On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 09:14:09AM -0700, Bakul Shah wrote: >> On Mon, 31 May 2010 09:52:48 +0200 Roman Divacky <rdiva...@freebsd.org> >> wrote: >> > >> > I would like to propose to integrate clang/LLVM into FreeBSD HEAD >> > in the near future (days, not weeks). >> > >> > clang/LLVM is a C/C++/ObjC compiler (framework) which aims to possibly >> > replace gcc. It is BSDL-like licensed. The sources are ~45MB (the >> > svn checkout is 97MB). Clang/LLVM is written in C++. >> > >> > Clang can compile all of FreeBSD on i386/amd64 including world and booting >> > kernel. Other architectures that are close to working are MIPS, PowerPC >> > and ARM. We have a branch (clangbsd-import) that just includes clang/LLVM >> > sources and the build infrastructure and this is what we aim to integrate >> > at first. >> > >> > The import of clang/LLVM was discussed at the toolchain summit May 10th >> > but I would like to hear your opinion. I got approval from core@ on >> > importing it. >> > >> > So please share your support or resistance to the idea of importing clang. >> > >> > Roman Divacky >> >> I already use clang for some things but I think the issue >> here is not support/resistance but something else: >> >> * IMHO for a change of this nature the core needs to publish >> a set of clear acceptance criteria for importing clang. >> Can this be done? > > I asked core@ and they support the import > >> * Since clang doesn't support all the archs, what is the plan >> for unsupported archs? >> a. Is FreeBSD going to have both compilers in the base? > > yes, this is what this import is about - importing clang, > nothing else changes > >> b. Is the project drop these FreeBSD ports? or > > no, of course not > >> c. Do people have to import gcc from ports to build these >> FreeBSD ports? > > nothing is being changed, just one more application after > a buildworld/installworld appears (that being clang)
How much time (with -j1, approximately) does it take to build clang? Thanks, -Garrett _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"