Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 26th Oct 2010 20:36 UTC, submitted by tyrione
Linux Clang can build a kernel now. "The kernel can successfully boot to runlevel 5 (aka X + networking) on the Macbook, both on bare metal and in Qemu. The kernel can successfully boot to runlevel 3 on a secondary test machine, a microATX desktop box (Intel Atom). I haven't tried to start X on this box yet. The kernel can self-host; I am currently running a 'fourth generation' self-hosted Linux kernel built by a 'fourth generation' Clang."
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RE: Not quite.
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Wed 27th Oct 2010 02:35 UTC in reply to "Not quite."
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What else would Linus have used in the late 80's early 90's? Naturally, they grew up together.

Edited 2010-10-27 02:35 UTC

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