[llvm-branch-commits] [cfe-branch] r228569 - update with Clang OpenMP release notes for 3.6 by Michael Wong

Michael Wong fraggamuffin at gmail.com
Mon Feb 9 00:37:32 PST 2015

Author: fraggamuffin
Date: Mon Feb  9 02:37:27 2015
New Revision: 228569

URL: http://llvm.org/viewvc/llvm-project?rev=228569&view=rev
update with Clang OpenMP release notes for 3.6 by Michael Wong


Modified: cfe/branches/release_36/docs/ReleaseNotes.rst
URL: http://llvm.org/viewvc/llvm-project/cfe/branches/release_36/docs/ReleaseNotes.rst?rev=228569&r1=228568&r2=228569&view=diff
--- cfe/branches/release_36/docs/ReleaseNotes.rst (original)
+++ cfe/branches/release_36/docs/ReleaseNotes.rst Mon Feb  9 02:37:27 2015
@@ -160,6 +160,19 @@ OpenCL C Language Changes in Clang
+OpenMP Language Changes in Clang
+Clang 3.6 contains codegen for many individual pragmas for OpenMP but combinations are not completed as yet. 
+We plan to continue codegen code drop aiming for completion for 3.7. Please see this link for up-to-date 
+`status <https://github.com/clang-omp/clang/wiki/Status-of-supported-OpenMP-constructs>_`
+LLVM’s OpenMP runtime library, originally developed by Intel, has been modified to work on ARM, PowerPC, 
+as well as X86. The Runtime Library's compatibility with GCC 4.9 is improved 
+- missed entry points added, Barrier and fork/join code improved, one more type of barrier enabled.
+Support for ppc64le architecture is now available and automatically detected when using cmake system. 
+Using makefile the new "ppc64le" arch type is available. 
+Contributors to this work include AMD, Argonne National Lab., IBM, Intel, Texas Instruments, University of Houston and many others. 
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