LLVM Weekly - #370, February 1st 2021

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News and articles from around the web

On the LLVM blog, Serge Guelton, Sylvestre Ledru, and Josh Stone explain bringing stack clash protection to Clang/x86, describing cross-project collaboration that produced this support.

David Malcolm explained static analysis updates in GCC 11.

Arseny Kapoulkine posted an analysis of generated code performance and build time for Clang 2.7 vs recent versions. This was also discussed on HN.

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