Re: Intel C++ compiler?

From: John Bradford (
Date: Mon Jan 20 2003 - 12:11:14 EST

> > > Does Intels C++ compiler for Linux works fine for compiling the Linux
> > > kernel? It is not 100% compatible, as far as I know.
> >
> > I doubt it - Linux makes extensive use of GCC compiler extensions.
> I doubt your doubting. It works.

I'm suprised. Sorry once again for the mis-information, (heh, but at
least it was on-topic, which is somewhat amasing for this mailing list
:-) ). Is there a concious effort to make it compile the kernel, or
are they aiming for general GCC compliance?

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