Compiling the RTEMS HEAD

Thomas Doerfler Thomas.Doerfler at
Fri Jan 28 09:32:40 UTC 2011


Am 28.01.2011 08:48, Ralf Corsepius wrote:
> On 01/28/2011 07:43 AM, Chris Johns wrote:
>> On 28/01/11 1:50 PM, Ralf Corsepius wrote:
>>> On 01/28/2011 01:52 AM, Chris Johns wrote:
>>> In general, yes, a project needs to _define_ "a lowest common
>>> denominator platform" for its code. What this lowest common denominator
>>> is, is widely scalable.
>> Windows 95 ? ;)
> Yes. combined with Turbo-C, this would make a nice candidate.
> I'd personaly favor VMS+VAX-C87 - The worst platform, I ever had to use
> (pre-c89 ANSI C with incomplete and often broken libc).

If we want to go this way, I still have an alternative:

A MC68000 system with CP/M68k and MI-C compiler (vanilla K&R, identifier
length limited to 8 characters, because the underlying assembler can't
handle more...)



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