[LLVMdev] branch to a native instruction address from LLVM IR.

John Criswell criswell at illinois.edu
Mon Jun 25 07:36:28 PDT 2012

On 6/24/12 5:04 AM, Xin Tong wrote:
> I would like to generate a branch/jump to a native instruction address
> (set up in the JIT runtime) in LLVM IR. It seems all the branch
> instructions (except indirect branch) takes a LLVM BasicBlock. What
> would be the best way to achieve this ?

I don't think there's a way to do this in pure LLVM IR.  However, I 
think you could insert an inline assembly code call instruction to do 
the jump.

-- John T.

> Thanks
> Xin
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