[lkml]   [2004]   [Feb]   [1]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: Linux device driver using c++!
On Sun, 2004-02-01 at 10:47, Jinu M. wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am new to Linux based device driver development.
> I wanted to know if it is possible to write a Linux device driver (kernel loadable module) using C++.
> Regards,
> -Jinu

This topic you posted is in the Linux Kernel Mailing List FAQ at:

Seacrh for this question:

"Why don't we rewrite the Linux kernel in C++?"

And you find because C++ is not used in the Linux Kernel.


Rafael do Nascimento Pereira
Equipe de Suporte - Dpto. de Informatica - PUC-Rio
Tel: (21) 3114-1500 ramais 3303,3304,3305
Fax: (21) 3114-1530
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 14:00    [from the cache]
©2003-2014 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital Ocean