LLVM/Clang x86 Kernel Build

Registered by LPC Submitter on 2012-08-10

[Slides](http://www.linuxplumbersconf.org/2012/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/2012-LPC-LLVMLinux-jsm1.pdf)

LLVM as new toolchain is used in an increasing number of projects: RenderScript, Gallium3D, Minix, FreeBSD and others. Also in the Linux ecosystem usage of LLVM and clang is on the rise.

This talk provides an overview about the current state and efforts to compile the Linux Kernel with LLVM on x86, issues remaining, and discussion on what challenges and how they can be solved.

Topic Lead: Jan-Simon Moeller
Jan-Simon Möller is an engineer and consultant familiar with Embedded Linux,
Build Systems, the Kernel and he contributes to open source projects. For the
Linux Foundation he works as trainer for Embedded Linux and device drivers
classes.

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