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    SubjectRe: support of older compilers
    On Thu, Nov 04, 2004 at 12:17:01PM -0600, Adam Heath wrote:
    > > You're posting to the kernel development list--many people here recompile dozens
    > > of times a day.
    > So find the fastest computer you have, and use that. There is no need to
    > compile a kernel on the machine it will be run on.

    Uhh ?

    What are you smoking ? We all have the fastest computers we can buy, and
    since a kernel still takes a few minutes to compile on those computers,
    we try to use the fastest compilers to save *HOURS* at the end of the day.
    Nobody ever claimed that we all spend our time compiling on the target
    system. I wonder if thas would be possible on a 16 MB/200 MHz MIPS ;-)

    That's it.


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