[LLVMdev] The name of LLVM
jianzhou at seas.upenn.edu
Thu Dec 22 06:55:05 PST 2011
The LLVM term in Wikipedia still uses the old explanation.
On Wed, Dec 21, 2011 at 11:15 PM, Chris Lattner <clattner at apple.com> wrote:
> On Dec 21, 2011, at 7:05 PM, 陳韋任 wrote:
>>> "LLVM" is officially no longer an acronym. The acronym it once expanded too was confusing, and inappropriate almost from day 1. :) As LLVM has grown to encompass other subprojects, it became even less useful and meaningless.
>>> In short, it is just "The LLVM Project", and LLVM doesn't stand for anything anymore. It is a nice short domain name though :)
>> Just to make sure. Do you mean "Low Level Virtual Machine" is gone and LLVM is
>> not an acronym for "Low Level Virtual Machine" anymore?
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