In <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, northern snowfall <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> typed: > I desire to learn Operating System design. Architecture specific > code. Portability, etc. Therefore, C asm and Java are hardly > redundant.
I can see how C and asm fit into that picture. One's the portable assembler you right most of your code in, and the other is the non-portable assembler that you right the other bits in. How does Java fit? > If someone posts a languages question to a mailing list about an > Operating System FreeBSD is more than just an Operating System - it's a complete platform. For hacking on FreeBSD sources, the answers are C, the ASM for your machine, and C. > I still have a right to state thoughts. Don't you think? =) Of course you do, and I didn't mean to attack either you or your thoughts. I was expressing my opinion of those three choices. I'm beginning to think the original posters goal was to start a long, off-topic discussion. <mike -- Mike Meyer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> http://www.mired.org/consulting.html Independent WWW/Perforce/FreeBSD/Unix consultant, email for more information. To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message