[LLVMdev] Some understanding of LLVM vs gCC vs Intel C++ Compilers
Jason Todd Slack-Moehrle
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Sun Jun 14 21:17:48 PDT 2009
Thanks for the response.
>> How does LLVm fit in?
> The llvm project provides two open source compilers, llvm-gcc and
> clang. Clang is considered production quality on the mac for C and
> ObjC. llvm-gcc on the mac supports c/objc/c++/objc++. Apple
> productizes these and ships them with the Xcode installation.
>> I know that it is a C/C++ Compiler, but how do I use it? Is it
>> Makefile based?
>> Does it replace GCC?
> Both llvm-gcc and clang work as drop in replacements for GCC. They
> take the same command line options etc, and are both quite usable on
> the command line.
Can you provide advice on why Intel C++ compilers vs LLVM-GCC vs just
normal GCC? Like benefits to one over the others? Pros and Cons, etc,
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