DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2005-05
Re: The time has come for a kernel interfacing library layer
Matthew Dillon wrote:
binaries are going to be more of a problem since they cannot be
So those are supposedly doomed for COMPAT_*. I happened to ran into a
relevant issue just a few hours ago, with a program that expected
FreeBSD3 signal handlers in place (and possibly more, but it dumped core
before I could get further :)). For a moment I thought this would be the
answer, but I guess I have to keep hacking at the semi closed source
software (which is multiplatform, but has none of the inherent
structural organization and splitting of MD code... sigh... and they use
Gnu autoconf as well!) until they accept my patch :).
-- Thomas E. Spanjaard
Sorry for the rant.