[llvm-branch-commits] [llvm-branch] r245347 - Add a paragraph about the ORC APIs to the 3.7 release notes.

Lang Hames via llvm-branch-commits llvm-branch-commits at lists.llvm.org
Tue Aug 18 13:42:17 PDT 2015

Author: lhames
Date: Tue Aug 18 15:42:17 2015
New Revision: 245347

URL: http://llvm.org/viewvc/llvm-project?rev=245347&view=rev
Add a paragraph about the ORC APIs to the 3.7 release notes.


Modified: llvm/branches/release_37/docs/ReleaseNotes.rst
URL: http://llvm.org/viewvc/llvm-project/llvm/branches/release_37/docs/ReleaseNotes.rst?rev=245347&r1=245346&r2=245347&view=diff
--- llvm/branches/release_37/docs/ReleaseNotes.rst (original)
+++ llvm/branches/release_37/docs/ReleaseNotes.rst Tue Aug 18 15:42:17 2015
@@ -240,6 +240,20 @@ Changes to the OCaml bindings
  During this release ...
+Changes to the JIT APIs
+* Added a new C++ JIT API called On Request Compilation, or ORC.
+  ORC is a new JIT API inspired by MCJIT but designed to be more testable, and
+  easier to extend with new features. A key new feature already in tree is lazy,
+  function-at-a-time compilation for X86. Also included is a reimplementation of
+  MCJIT’s API and behavior (OrcMCJITReplacement). MCJIT itself remains in tree,
+  and continues to be the default JIT ExecutionEngine, though new users are
+  encouraged to try ORC out for their projects. (A good place to start is the
+  new ORC tutorials under llvm/examples/kaleidoscope/orc).
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