lld 12.0.0 Release Notes


These are in-progress notes for the upcoming LLVM 12.0.0 release. Release notes for previous releases can be found on the Download Page.


This document contains the release notes for the lld linker, release 12.0.0. Here we describe the status of lld, including major improvements from the previous release. All lld releases may be downloaded from the LLVM releases web site.

Non-comprehensive list of changes in this release

ELF Improvements

  • --error-handling-script is added to allow for user-defined handlers upon missing libraries. (D87758)