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GeneralRe: I read that the average compiler takes 30 man-years to develop Pin
honey the codewitch1-Dec-19 8:30
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Jörgen Andersson1-Dec-19 20:53
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I looked at the first kernel of NT 3.51, it weighed in at 90 MB. Current kernel weighs in at 20GB.

So I suspect that "Depends" really applies here. Are those 30 man-years for the first version someone did for "Fun", or the last version when it has gone all in on being community developed?
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GeneralI've probably set the record for the amount of code I've written that nobody will use. Pin
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