LLVM Weekly - #2, Jan 13th 2014

Welcome to the second issue of LLVM Weekly, a weekly newsletter (published every Monday) covering developments in LLVM, Clang, and related projects. Thank you to everyone who has given positive feedback or suggestions, I'm planning in future editions to integrate some sort of statistics of git activity and contributions as well as activity on Bugzilla. LLVM Weekly is brought to you by Alex Bradbury. Subscribe to future issues at https://llvmweekly.org and pass it on to anyone else you think may be interested. Please send any tips or feedback to asb@asbradbury.org, or @llvmweekly or @asbradbury on Twitter.

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Stephen Diehl has published a Haskell adaptation of the 'Kaleidoscope' tutorials on how to implement aJIT compiled language using LLVM. This was received very positively and prompted some discussion on HN.

Registration for EuroLLVM is now open. There's still time to submit your talk, poster or workshop proposals too.

Rust 0.9 has been released. Rust is a systems programming language which targetting LLVM with a particular emphasis on type safety, memory safety and concurrency. One of the core Rust developers at Mozilla, Niko Matsakis, also gave a talk at linux.conf.au introducing Rust.

Coverity 7 now includes Clang compiler support.

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