Subject: Re: Style guide
To: Scott Reynolds <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
Date: 05/28/1997 08:21:50
> On Tue, 27 May 1997, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> > I have seen the "bootstraps are harder" argument before, and I'm not
> > sure I buy it.
> > 1) If you are trying to port NetBSD to a platform there must
> > be some version of GCC that works on it.
> Why `must' there be?
Certainly, initial development of some ports (e.g. NetBSD/alpha) was
done with the native (non-gcc) compiler...