This makes me think...
Posted Jun 3, 2004 23:27 UTC (Thu) by bronson
In reply to: This makes me think...
Parent article: Finding kernel problems automatically
Except that, with a few preprocessor defines to remove the strong-C keywords, you could compile strong-C on a weak-C compiler. The kernel source code could even be a mix of strong and weak C as it transitions to strong-C over the period of a few years. There are very real benefits to simply extending an existing language -- witness C++.
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