On Thu, Nov 29, 2007 at 12:14:16PM +0000, Ben Crowhurst wrote:
To my recall: Never.
Some limited subset of C++ was tried, but was soon abandoned.
Overall the kernel data structures are done in objectish-manner,
although there are no strong type mechanisms being used.
Could the kernel be written in a limited subset[*] of ObjC ? Very likely.
Would it be worth the job ? Radical decrease in number of available
*) Subset as enforcing the rule of not even indirectly using dynamic
memory allocation, when operating in interrupt state.