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    > Does Intels C++ compiler for Linux works fine for compiling the Linux
    > kernel? It is not 100% compatible, as far as I know.

    I doubt it - Linux makes extensive use of GCC compiler extensions.

    > Which advantages does the Intel compiler brings compared to gcc?
    > faster speed? Other things?

    In theory it might be slightly faster, however GCC is a fairly good
    compiler on i386 anyway.

    John.
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