Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 6th Mar 2018 20:08 UTC

As of Chrome 64, Chrome for Windows is compiled with Clang. We now use Clang to build Chrome for all platforms it runs on: macOS, iOS, Linux, Chrome OS, Android, and Windows. Windows is the platform with the second most Chrome users after Android according to statcounter, which made this switch particularly exciting.

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RE[3]: slow decline of GCC ?
by ahferroin7 on Thu 8th Mar 2018 12:17 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: slow decline of GCC ?"
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Interesting. I've never built Chromium with Clang, but I have done webkit-gtk and Firefox with it before, and both of those built faster. I've not tried recently though, and performance of GCC may have significantly improved since I last tried.

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