This page contains information on GCC's implementation of the OpenMP standard and related functionality like the auto parallelizer (-ftree-parallelize-loops).

As of GCC 4.2, the compiler implements version 2.5 of the OpenMP standard. Work is underway to implement the new version 3.0 of the standard (branch gomp-3_0-branch).

OpenMP Documentation


Feel free to add new items to this list as you run into issues or features that would be interesting to add. Send mail to the list and/or the GCC OpenMP maintainers if any item in this list sounds interesting but is hard to understand.