Reimplenting Linux Kernel in Python

Mike Meyer mwm at
Sat Oct 16 00:13:12 CEST 2004

Grant Edwards <grante at> writes:
> Exactly.  Any number of "low level", statically typed,
> compiled, languages would work equally as well.  Modula-2 (not
> sure about M-3, the GC stuff maybe a bit iffy in a kernel),
> Ada, BLISS, PL/I, Pascal, etc.

Haven't operating systems been written in most of those languages? For
a sufficiently loose definition of OS, of course.

Mike Meyer <mwm at>
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