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Re: libc bump subproject

From: Matthew Dillon <dillon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2005 08:31:00 -0700 (PDT)

:On Thursday 07 April 2005 23:17, Matthew Dillon wrote:
:>     I wish there were more of me, I've got dozens of things I want to do
:>     all at once :-(.  I'd love to retarget DICE to IA32, for example.
:Joerg, does this means that the next default compiler would be DICE 
:3.4.x  ? ;-)
:Matt, if you start a BSD licensed compiler effort, you'll get OpenBSD support. 
:I think. Sometime ago they were looking at Tendra...

    Except for the __asm nonsense, which would have to be done some other way,
    it would not actually be all that hard to revector DICE.  We wouldn't have
    to rewrite the assembler or linker, we'd just have to generate IA32/64 
    assembly and use binutils for assembly and linking.

    If there were more of me...  maybe I'll play with it some weekend to see how
    feasible it is.

					Matthew Dillon 

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