[SciPy-User] [Common IR] Introductions

Anthony Scopatz scopatz@gmail....
Fri Jul 5 13:34:50 CDT 2013


> not a simple wrapper around a C library

Damn those simple wrappers! :)

Be Well
Anthony


On Fri, Jul 5, 2013 at 12:19 PM, Rahul Garg <rahulgarg44@gmail.com> wrote:

> Also, I wanted to suggest that we also keep in mind some use-cases (i.e.
> real applications) in mind. One of the issues I have is that while I may
> think up any number of fancy constructs for GPUs, I don't often find that
> many applications that can benefit from GPUs due to issues such as data
> transfer overhead or insufficient parallelism. Having some real
> applications, written in Python (not a simple wrapper around a C library),
> as expected use cases for the IR will be very helpful.
>
> rahul
>
>
> On Friday, July 5, 2013 1:09:57 PM UTC-4, Rahul Garg wrote:
>>
>> Hi everyone.
>>
>> Just wanted to say I am also watching the topic with interest.  I have
>> been building a compiler toolkit (with emphasis on toolkit, it is
>> completely reusable for anyone) for CPUs and GPUs myself and has many of
>> the ideas discussed here. I am hoping to make the framework public soon.
>>
>> rahul
>> PhD student
>> McGill University
>>
>> On Tuesday, July 2, 2013 8:20:13 AM UTC-4, Andy Terrel wrote:
>>>
>>> Hello all,
>>>
>>> I'm emailing everyone who may be interested in this topic.  I would
>>> love to keep everything on one archival list, since NumFOCUS is a
>>> common place for many projects, I'm sending things there.  Further
>>> emails should drop all folks except numf...@googlegroups.com , to
>>> join the list email numfocus+...@googlegroups.com with the word
>>> Subscribe as the subject.
>>>
>>> Subject
>>> -----------
>>>
>>> At SciPy2013, we had a discussion about creating a common intermediate
>>> representation to support the wide array of code generation activities
>>> going on in the Python ecosystem.  My summary can be found at:
>>>
>>> https://github.com/**IgnitionProject/ignition/wiki/**
>>> CodeGenComposability_Scipy2013<https://github.com/IgnitionProject/ignition/wiki/CodeGenComposability_Scipy2013>
>>>
>>> It is a wiki, feel free to edit.
>>>
>>> Further
>>> ----------
>>>
>>> I will be sending a number of emails to the NumFOCUS list that are
>>> different responses from emails around the event. Please forward this
>>> email to folks you think would be interested.
>>>
>>> -- Andy
>>>
>>
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