LLVM Weekly - #363, December 14th 2020

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The call for speakers for the LLVM Performance Workshop at CGO-2021 is out. The event will be taking place virtually on February 28th.

Ralf Jung has blogged about pointer provenance and its interactions with the optimiser.

As noted by Hal Finkel on the mailing list, the 2020 FOSS Contributor Survey has some questions/answers related to LLVM. e.g. ~30% of respondents say they typically use the LLVM compiler suite.

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