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Submission + - AMD To Open-Source Its Linux Execution & Compilation Stack (

An anonymous reader writes: According to Phoronix, AMD will be open-sourcing its Linux execution and compiler stack as part of jump-starting the Heterogeneous System Architecture Foundation. The HSA Foundation was started earlier this month at the AMD Fusion Developer Summit and AMD plans to open up its stack so that others can reutilize the code without causing HSA fragmentation. This will include LLVM code, the HSA run-time, an HSA kernel driver for Linux distributions, an HSA assembler, and other components.
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AMD To Open-Source Its Linux Execution & Compilation Stack

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Marvelous! The super-user's going to boot me! What a finely tuned response to the situation!