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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
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(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Who said they are? And it's irrelevant here.
> I'm all for using the C preprocessor, but there comes a time when enough is enough and the best option is metaprogramming.
These CPP macros actually allow some kind of poor metaprogramming. It goes without saying that C++ templates are quite powerful as turing complete system, but...
Check a bit old LKML FAQ, if you have forgotten about the context.
Section 15 - Programming Religion
3. Why don't we rewrite the Linux kernel in C++?
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