Just another heads up / RFC --> Re: new naming scheme for llvm/clang will cause wreckage fyi

Ken Cunningham ken.cunningham.webuse at gmail.com
Thu Apr 23 19:15:22 UTC 2020

The suggested renaming of the clang/llvm/lldb ports to 


instead of 


going forward from clang-10 onwards will have repercussions in a number of places, should it proceed, as per the PR.

For one, this does not work any more:


and that is no doubt just the beginning.

It was mentioned that clang-10.0 would also cause wreckage due to the 2-digit version number, and that could be so -- I am not completely sure how base currently sets that up.



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