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    Default OpenMP 4.0 Majorly Advances Parallel Programming

    Phoronix: OpenMP 4.0 Majorly Advances Parallel Programming

    The OpenMP 4.0 specification has been unveiled as a major new specification for programming of accelerators, SIMD programming, and better optimization using thread affinity...

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    It's also the one the LLVM teams have targeted as their priority for OpenMP, so pre-existing 3.x is not in the cards.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marc Driftmeyer View Post
    It's also the one the LLVM teams have targeted as their priority for OpenMP, so pre-existing 3.x is not in the cards.
    Not necessarily a bad thing if OpenMP 4 doesn't support all of OpenMP3. Just give it a clean slate, no legacy cruft to have to support or work around.

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