[llvm-commits] CVS: llvm/docs/ReleaseNotes.html

Chris Lattner lattner at cs.uiuc.edu
Fri Oct 28 22:14:12 PDT 2005

Changes in directory llvm/docs:

ReleaseNotes.html updated: 1.336 -> 1.337
Log message:

Basic updates

Diffs of the changes:  (+3 -16)

 ReleaseNotes.html |   19 +++----------------
 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 16 deletions(-)

Index: llvm/docs/ReleaseNotes.html
diff -u llvm/docs/ReleaseNotes.html:1.336 llvm/docs/ReleaseNotes.html:1.337
--- llvm/docs/ReleaseNotes.html:1.336	Mon Oct 24 11:36:36 2005
+++ llvm/docs/ReleaseNotes.html	Sat Oct 29 00:14:01 2005
@@ -74,9 +74,6 @@
 <div class="doc_text">
- See <a href="/releases/1.5/docs/ReleaseNotes.html">LLVM 1.5 Release Notes</a>
   <li>The JIT now uses mutexes to protect its internal data structures. This
   allows multi-threaded programs to be run from the JIT or interpreter without
@@ -124,7 +121,7 @@
 <li>Sun UltraSPARC workstations running Solaris 8.</li>
 <li>Intel and AMD machines running on Win32 with the Cygwin libraries (limited
     support is available for native builds with Visual C++).</li>
-<li>PowerPC-based Mac OS X systems, running 10.2 and above.</li>
+<li>PowerPC and X86-based Mac OS X systems, running 10.2 and above.</li>
 <li>Alpha-based machines running Debian GNU/Linux.</li>
 <li>Itanium-based machines running Linux and HP-UX.</li>
@@ -186,10 +183,6 @@
   <li>In the JIT, <tt>dlsym()</tt> on a symbol compiled by the JIT will not
-  <li><a href="http://llvm.cs.uiuc.edu/PR240">The lower-invoke pass does not 
-    mark values live across a setjmp as volatile</a>. This missing feature 
-  only affects targets whose setjmp/longjmp libraries do not save and restore 
-  the entire register file.</li>
@@ -498,8 +491,6 @@
 <li>On 21164s, some rare FP arithmetic sequences which may trap do not have the
 appropriate nops inserted to ensure restartability.</li>
-<li>Defining vararg functions is not supported (but calling them is ok).</li>
 <li>Due to the vararg problems, C++ exceptions do not work.  Small changes are required to the CFE (which break correctness in the exception handler) to compile the exception handling library (and thus the C++ standard library).</li>
@@ -545,12 +536,8 @@
 <li>Many features are still missing (e.g. support for 64-bit integer
-<li>This backend needs to be updated to use the SelectionDAG instruction
-selection framework.</li>
+arithmetic).  This back-end is in pre-beta state.</li>
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@@ -586,7 +573,7 @@
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   <a href="http://llvm.cs.uiuc.edu">The LLVM Compiler Infrastructure</a><br>
-  Last modified: $Date: 2005/10/24 16:36:36 $
+  Last modified: $Date: 2005/10/29 05:14:01 $

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