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User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; rv:42.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/42.0 Build ID: 20151012151721
Mozilla should support building wih Clang on windows in case Visual Studio doesn't work well or things like that...
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 3 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 752004
This is not realy a duplicate because i don't mean clang-cl i mean clang. Clang-cl use visual studio linker but i mean it could be great to have a second compiler like clang with it's own linker in case visual studio seem to be broken or anythings else.
Resolution: DUPLICATE → INVALID
Visual Studio works fine. Bug 752004 tracks the work of porting Firefox to clang-cl (which is a cl compatible front-end to clang.) We have no plans to support the gcc-style clang front-end on Windows. Note that the LLVM project also has a link.exe compatible linker front-end which can be used instead of the MSVC linker but we haven't started porting to it yet.
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