[openbeos] Re: Haiku self-hosting.

  • From: "Ivan Vodopiviz" <merkoth@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 1 Apr 2008 13:21:21 -0300

Awesome news, that's for sure! A royal ass-ton of kudos for the Haiku Team!
Nice work :)

On Tue, Apr 1, 2008 at 12:54 PM, Bruno Albuquerque <bga@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> Sorry for the cross-posting, but as it is good news I thought I would
> share it with you guys. Today I committed r24720 and, with that, I was
> able to compile Haiku inside itself without the neewd for any hacks or
> reboots or anything like that (using VMWare with 1 Gb of memory
> available to the VM). I also run the generated image in VMWare and it
> booted (I didn't test it much tough).
> Although this is April's 1st (and some of you will probably think it is
> a joke), this means that we are able to self-host now and pending
> something else that we may find during testing, this means we are
> self-hosting as of today.
> You can start the fireworks! :)
> -Bruno
> Ps: Juts wnated to point out that this would not be possible without the
> huge amount of time the developers have spent on getting this working
> and, specifically, the amount of time Axel spent fixing VM/cache bugs
> and the amount Ingo spent getting the build system working inside Haiku.
> So kudos to them.

Ren | | Merkoth

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