Alternative compiler toolchain ?

Steve Kargl sgk at
Sat Jul 1 01:57:32 UTC 2006

On Sat, Jul 01, 2006 at 02:26:35AM +0200, Jean-Marc Lienher wrote:
> After a (too?) quick look at the FreeBSD source code, I've seen that
> the GNU compiler toolchain was used to compile the kernel and other
> part of the OS.
> I would like to know if there is another compiler toolchain
> (C compiler, assembler and linker) which is able to build the i386
> FreeBSD and which is released under the BSD, MIT or any other
> non-viral license ?

The only thing that might come close to your criteria
is ten15.


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