[llvm-dev] Loop optimizations implemented in the front end (source-to-source transformation)
Alex Susu via llvm-dev
llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Sat Jul 23 04:33:48 PDT 2016
I'd like to implement loop transformations that are currently implemented in LLVM
(loop distribution/fission, strip, coalescing, etc) in the front end, normally using Clang
normally using libtooling?
Did anybody tried this already or is considering it? I know currently of the Scout
which does something similar with Clang, without using libtooling, making it harder to use
and I guess less standard.
Another feasible option I'm considering is using CIL (for the C language; available
at https://github.com/cil-project/cil) - well, a more complete list of similar tools is
available at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_program_transformation_systems .
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