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> 
> On Tue, 4 Jun 1996, Matt Hartley wrote:
>
> Workaround???
>
> Dude, do you see a C compiler in the kernel? How about C++ ?
> Fortran? Ada? Pascal? BASIC? Any programming language at all?
>
> Compilation or interpretation of a programming language is a user-space
> thing - it does NOT belong in the kernel.
>
> The kernel is for funky things like hardware drivers, handling the
> multitasking, etc.
>
Tell that to Sun.

hartlw@rpi.edu
Matt Hartley
http://www.rpi.edu/~hartlw


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