[flang-dev] Replacing `f18` with `flang-new`
Andrzej Warzynski via flang-dev
flang-dev at lists.llvm.org
Thu Jun 10 01:37:21 PDT 2021
As mentioned in our community call yesterday, once  is merged,
`flang-new` will be ready to replace `f18`. I propose that it is deleted
soon after so that we have only 1 driver to maintain.
As suggested by Peter Steinfeld, let's have a transition period of at
least 2 weeks. I suggest that it's 2 weeks from when  is merged.
Hopefully this will be sufficient for you to adjust your workflows. If
not, we will extend this.
Please, if you either:
* use `flang` (the bash script ) in your workflows, or
* rely on `f18`s ability to call external compilers,
could you check whether  preservers everything that you need? With no
testing upstream, it's been tricky to verify.
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