[llvm-dev] [RFC] Intrinsic naming convention (words with dots)

Krzysztof Parzyszek via llvm-dev llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Tue Dec 1 09:15:12 PST 2015

On 12/1/2015 4:26 AM, Hal Finkel via llvm-dev wrote:
> I propose that we standardize on (2) -- words with dots -- as it seems to have a plurality of more-recent intrinsics (and I think it is easy to read, as is (3)). Thoughts?

How about using dots to separate "contexts" and underscores to separate 
words, e.g.

llvm.gc.*	--stuff related to GC


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