Clang - what is the story?

Chad Perrin perrin at
Sun Jan 22 12:45:37 UTC 2012

On Sun, Jan 22, 2012 at 05:37:48AM -0700, Chad Perrin wrote:
> There has been some talk of it being the GCC replacement for OpenBSD
> and maybe even NetBSD, though I seem to recall Theo de Raadt doesn't
> consider replacing GCC a very urgent requirement right now (which might
> be part of the reason AerieBSD explicitly prioritizes rejecting
> copyfree software after it forked from OpenBSD, though that's just
> speculation by me, based in part on the fact it appears PCC is in the
> AerieBSD base system).

Correction: s/copyfree/copyleft/

AerieBSD favors copyfree software and chooses to reject copyleft software
as much as it reasonably can.  It does *not* reject copyfree software.

Chad Perrin [ original content licensed OWL: ]

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