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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
But I really don't understand all this hate for GCC coming from the Linux kernel guys.
LFCS 2012: LLVM and Linux
Posted May 4, 2012 20:39 UTC (Fri) by juliank (subscriber, #45896)
Posted May 6, 2012 1:57 UTC (Sun) by vonbrand (subscriber, #4458)
Mostly due to kernel developers exploiting nooks and cranies of the current compiler to the hilt, and changes in it break all sorts of unwarranted assumptions... Been there (I routinely compiled the kernel with gcc snapshots way back when) and thoroughly enjoyed the resulting fireworks.
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