If you are using a released version of LLVM, see `the download page
<http://llvm.org/releases/>`_ to find your documentation.
The LLVM compiler infrastructure supports a wide range of projects, from
industrial strength compilers to specialized JIT applications to small
Similarly, documentation is broken down into several high-level groupings
targeted at different audiences:
* **Design & Overview**
Several introductory papers and presentations are available at
The list of `publications <http://llvm.org/pubs>`_ based on LLVM.
* **User Guides**
Those new to the LLVM system should first visit the :ref:`userguides`.
NOTE: If you are a user who is only interested in using LLVM-based
compilers, you should look into `Clang <http://clang.llvm.org>`_ or
`DragonEgg <http://dragonegg.llvm.org>`_ instead. The documentation here is
intended for users who have a need to work with the intermediate LLVM
* **API Clients**
Developers of applications which use LLVM as a library should visit the
API clients and LLVM developers may be interested in the
* **Development Process**
Additional documentation on the LLVM project can be found at
* **Mailing Lists**
For more information, consider consulting the LLVM :ref:`mailing_lists`.
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