Cross compiler is used in Bootstrapping. A. True B. False I have

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Cross compiler is used in Bootstrapping.

A. True

B. False

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This intriguing question originated from Cross Compiler in chapter Compiler Introduction of Compiler

The correct option is A. True

The explanation is: Bootstrapping to a new platform. When software is developed for a new platform, a cross compiler is used to compile necessary tools such as the OS and a native compiler.