LLVM Weekly - #547, June 24th 2024

Welcome to the five hundred and forty-seventh issue of LLVM Weekly, a weekly newsletter (published every Monday) covering developments in LLVM, Clang, and related projects. LLVM Weekly is brought to you by Alex Bradbury. Subscribe to future issues at http://llvmweekly.org and pass it on to anyone else you think may be interested. Please send any tips or feedback to asb@asbradbury.org, @llvmweekly or @asbradbury on Twitter, or @llvmweekly@fosstodon.org or @asb@fosstodon.org.

If you’re at the RISC-V Summit Europe this week in Munich be sure to say hello. I gave a tutorial today on implementing support for custom RISC-V instruction set extensions in LLVM and will point to the shares when they go up on the website.

News and articles from around the web and events

Recordings of presentations from EuroLLVM 2024 have started to be posted from YouTube (so you can now see if my attempted Carbon panel write-up was accurate).

Marek Surovič and Henrich Lauko posted their EuroLLVM 2024 trip report.

LLVM 18.1.8 was released. This is intended to be the last 18.1.x point release. The 19.x branch will be created on July 23rd.

Eduardo Blázquez’s published a lengthy article on writing an IR from scratch.

According to the LLVM calendar in the coming week there will be the following:

On the forums

LLVM commits

Clang commits

Other project commits