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    SubjectRe: Compiling C++ modules
    Avi Kivity wrote:
    > Alan Cox wrote:
    >> There are a few anti C++ bigots around too, but the kernel choice of C
    >> was based both on rational choices and experimentation early on with the
    >> C++ compiler.
    > Times have changed, though. The C++ compiler is much better now, and the
    > recent slew of error handling bugs shows that C is a very unsafe language.
    > I think it's easy to show that the equivalent C++ code would be shorter,
    > faster, and safer.

    So ... what exactly are you waiting for? We await the results with
    baited breath. This slick C++ kernel of which you speak can surely
    not be far away.

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