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[3]: Not quite.
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Wed 27th Oct 2010 05:48 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Not quite."
Bill Shooter of Bul
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2006-07-14

The portability of Linux is pretty much described as thus: "Any system that you can port gcc to ... "

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