Subject: Re: self-hosting gc
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Wed, 06 Mar 2002 22:47:43 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Thomas Bushnell, BSG
| You really have no clue how GCC works if you think it's more trouble.
| Really, GCC is totally equipped to do cross-compilation (as are all
| the other parts of the toolchain).

  I have helped port GCC in the past, like in 1988.  I am quite sure the
  design has improved since then.  You imply it has in the most unuseful
  way, so I guess you think it is quite useless to be specific and useful.

  In a fight against something, the fight has value, victory has none.
  In a fight for something, the fight is a loss, victory merely relief.