June 17, 2010Re: Signed word lengths and indexes
Walter Bright Wrote: > 2. For an operating system kernel's memory management logic, it still would make sense to represent the address space as a flat range from 0..n, not one that's split in the middle, half of which is accessed with negative offsets. D is supposed to support OS development. > You said it yourself: the compiler can be modified for kernel development. This makes kernel examples (not even considering their validity) not very valuable.