[flang-dev] Notes from the Flang Roundtable
Andrzej Warzynski via flang-dev
flang-dev at lists.llvm.org
Mon Nov 22 02:02:27 PST 2021
On 18/11/2021 22:32, Damian Rouson via flang-dev wrote:
> _OTHER TOPICS_____
> * Driver can make an executable now!____
> o Is now a good time to switch name from flang-new to flang?
> This it sounds like a good idea to me.
In general, people would like `flang` to remain the LLVM Flang tool that
can generate executables. That's the main blocker here.
> On a possibly related note, at
> what point in the process does an end user have the experience of
> installing flang and producing an executable file with something like
> "flang hello_world.f90"?
This will be available on `fir-dev` once #1215  is merged. As for
`main` - depends on the progress with upstreaming.
> And when will the end user be able to install
> flang via common package managers?
We would have to ask people involved in preparing these packages. We are
getting there though - starting from LLVM 13, Flang is included with the
binary packages released by LLVM .
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