lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2000]   [Sep]   [27]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: Linux kernel modules development in C++

    > Yep.
    > - OO != C++. It's a style of programming and while you can do OO in C++
    > you can easily do it in other languages (or do non-OO in C++, indeed)

    OO is indeed != C++. But since it's a relative if C, it's the most
    suitable option to use in the kernel.

    > - A _lot_ of the kernel code/design is inherently object-oriented. So
    > pardon our collective scepticism when YAC++Advocate comes along waving
    > the "OO ergo C++" underw^Wflag

    OO design had nothing to do with OO implementation. I can design a system
    totally in OO, and implement it in C. Really stupid thing to do I think,
    but it's possible..

    I think there was a thread about C++ in the kernel a while ago, I'll see
    if I can find it.



    Regards,

    Igmar

    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 12:39    [W:0.026 / U:0.684 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site