Clang Built Linux

C1 | Tue 22 Jan | 1:30 p.m.–1:55 p.m.


Presented by

  • Joel Stanley
    @shenki
    https://jms.id.au

    Joel is a firmware and kernel hacker at IBM OzLabs. Based in Adelaide, he works on ensuring our low level bits and bytes are all upstream and up to date.

Abstract

Clang Built Linux is a collection of efforts to get the upstream kernel building with Clang. It has resulted it patches to the build system, kernel code, and llvm/clang it self. This talk will demonstrate how to build a kernel with clang, and highlight the remaining work to be done.