[cfe-dev] RFC: Integrating clang-cc functionality into clang (the driver)

Sebastian Redl sebastian.redl at getdesigned.at
Sat Dec 5 04:47:24 PST 2009

Daniel Dunbar wrote:
> Hello again,
> This is (the disruptive part of) what is going to happen:
>  1. clang will get the -cc1 mode, which will be equivalent to calling
> clang-cc, and clang will recursively invoke itself (for now). clang
> link will become very slow. :/
>  2. All the tests are going to be rewritten to use 'clang -cc1'
> instead of 'clang-cc'.
>  3. clang-cc will be removed.
This would be less disruptive if clang-cc became a symlink to clang, and 
being called as clang-cc would make it assume -cc1.


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