Power Vector Intrinsics Programming Reference Specification

Latest version 1.0.0

The purpose of this document is to provide a guide for vector programming on OpenPOWER systems, with an emphasis on examples of best practices. It further provides a reference for intrinsics provided by compliant compilers on OpenPOWER systems.

This document is a Standard Track, Work Group Specification work product owned by the System Software Workgroup and handled in compliance with the requirements outlined in the OpenPOWER Foundation Work Group (WG) Process document. It was created using the Master Template Guide version 1.0.0. Comments, questions, etc. can be submitted to the public forun for this document.

  1. version 1.0.0 Initial document