Subject: Re: Perl OS? (was: torvalds)
From: Simon Cozens <>
Date: Sun, 21 Oct 2001 17:54:29 +0100

On Sun, Oct 21, 2001 at 07:21:18AM +0700, Hasanuddin Tamir wrote:
> On Sat, 20 Oct 2001, Adam Theo <> wrote,
> > hm... hate to change to topic here, but as a quickie note, anyone heard
> > of a operating system done in Perl? complete with kernel? i've been
> > thinking of trying it just because everyone's told me i shouldn't bother
> > trying :-)
> TPJ #18:

That would be me, as part of my RMS-busting strategy to have a Linux system
with no GNU components. :) No, I've only done the userspace. Writing a
bootloader in Perl would be non-trivial.

You are in a maze of UUCP connections, all alike.