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Old 11-03-05, 05:24 AM   #92
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Default Re: FreeBSD-amd64 driver ?

Originally Posted by gilboa
The asm code (if they have any) will be the same. (as they are using the same compiler [GCC] on both platforms.)
The PCI/AGP code and the OS abstraction (locks, in/out, tasks, workqueues, etc) is radically different.

freebsd builds its kernel with its own cc not gcc.

could be wrong. pretty sure.
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