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Date:      Mon, 4 Dec 1995 03:32:16 -0800 (PST)
From:      Donald Burr <d_burr@ix.netcom.com>
To:        Craig Shrimpton <craigs@os.com>
Cc:        questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: linux emulation
Message-ID:  <Pine.BSF.3.91.951204033104.4387B-100000@ncc-1701-d>
In-Reply-To: <199512032043.PAA02007@solar.os.com>

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On Sun, 3 Dec 1995, Craig Shrimpton wrote:

> >    Has anyone gotten linux emulation working properly under 2.1.0R?  It always
> >tells me it can't load /lib/ld.so.
> 
> Why would anyone want to "emulate" Linux?  I simply grab the sources of my
> favorite apps and re-compile for BSD.

This is fine and dandy, but will not work for, e.g., DOOM, which doesn't 
give you the source.  Linux Netscape is also better than FreeBSD/BSDi 
Netscape in that it supports JAVA applets, and other cool stuff, and some 
people like to run that browser instead.

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