llvm on ia64 ?

Steve Kargl sgk at troutmask.apl.washington.edu
Wed Dec 16 16:51:38 UTC 2009

On Wed, Dec 16, 2009 at 04:27:31PM +0000, Anton Shterenlikht wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 16, 2009 at 04:26:16PM +0000, giffunip at tutopia.com wrote:
> > FWIW;
> > 
> > For most of the scientific/CAD stuff you need a Fortran
> > compiler and llvm doesn't provide it.
> I understand gcc frontend for llvm gives you fortran.

llvm can be used within gcc's new plugin framework.
So, you would need both llvm and gcc to build on 
IA64.  Have you tried building gcc-4.3.5 on IA64?
gfortran in 4.3.5 is in fairly decent shape.


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