Vector Intrinsics Porting Guide
The goal of this project is to provide functional equivalents of the Intel MMX, SSE, and AVX intrinsic functions, that are commonly used in Linux applications, and make them (or equivalents) available for the PowerPC64LE platform.
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version 1.0 2018-03-14Minor updates for Published version
version 0.3 2017-10-30Updates to describe issues associated with larger vector sizes and proposed solutions
version 0.2 2017-09-14Miscellaneous correction for spelling, grammar and punctuation
version 0.1 2017-07-26initial draft from Steve Munroe