LLVM Weekly - #206, Dec 11th 2017

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News and articles from around the web

LLVM 5.0.1-rc3 has been tagged. The release should take place this week.

Madhur Amilkanthwar has written a simple LLVM metadata visualizer using dot.

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Review corner

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No new patch submissions this week, but thanks to "Cameron", Hal Finkel, and Richard Smith for contributing review comments to last week's patches. Nikolai Kosjar is still looking for a code review of D39903.

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