How to do this in Python?

Grant Edwards grante at
Sat Mar 21 16:52:14 CET 2009

On 2009-03-21, Josh Holland <jrh at> wrote:

> If you're referring to my reply (about his pseudocode looking
> like C), I hope you realise that it was tongue-in-cheek. For
> the record, I intend to learn C in the near future and know it
> is a very powerful language.

> How people would write a kernel in Python?

You'd probably use a carefully selected subset of the language,
and limit yourself when it comes to using library modules. I've
seen references to work done on writing OSes in languages like
Python, but I don't know how far they've gotten.


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