Another example:

Google Fuchsia's kernel is 199,570 lines of C, C++, and assembly, not including a suitable C/C++ toolchain (it uses GNU extensions, so we'll assume GCC is necessary - about a million lines of code). It supports two architectures, x86 and arm64. It takes about 22 minutes to build on server-grade hardware. It also doesn't work and is far from complete.

The entire self-hosting plan 9 system, including its compiler and entire userspace, desktop windowing system, text editors, POSIX compatibility layer, games, media players, and so on - is 268,001 lines of code. It supports seven architectures and takes less than 10 minutes to build the entire operating system on a raspberry pi.

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@sir we all know how does google "comply" with free software freedoms (when they do).
They increase the complexity of their software to a level that no individual is able to make a fork or handle it by themselves.
You can see the code but the codebase it's so large you can't read it all.

The worse part is that developers and brogrammers think this is the way to make code.

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