[cfe-dev] Building clang outside of LLVM (with CMake)

Douglas Gregor dgregor at apple.com
Thu Feb 3 06:43:12 PST 2011

On Feb 3, 2011, at 4:37 AM, Kevin André wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 2, 2011 at 18:24, Douglas Gregor <dgregor at apple.com> wrote:
>> We'd like to be able to consider LLVM as a stable library that Clang
>> depends on. This would allow us to build against an installed LLVM
> Just a little question here: is this really possible? I thought that
> LLVM did not have a stable API across different releases?

We don't care about compatibility across versions; we care about having just one LLVM version x.y installed on the system, which other tools (Clang, LLDB, whatever) build against.

	- Doug

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