Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Mon, 4 Dec 1995 13:39:08 -0700 (MST)
From:      Terry Lambert <terry@lambert.org>
To:        craigs@os.com (Craig Shrimpton)
Cc:        questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: linux emulation
Message-ID:  <199512042039.NAA04272@phaeton.artisoft.com>
In-Reply-To: <199512032043.PAA02007@solar.os.com> from "Craig Shrimpton" at Dec 3, 95 03:43:15 pm

Next in thread | Previous in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
> Why would anyone want to "emulate" Linux?  I simply grab the sources of my
> favorite apps and re-compile for BSD.

To run Linux binaries where source is unavailable or where recompilation
is not an option (ie: would require a Motif or OpenGL port, etc... for
instance, the Linux NetScape, which runs under emulation, supports JAVA).


					Terry Lambert
					terry@lambert.org
---
Any opinions in this posting are my own and not those of my present
or previous employers.



Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <http://docs.FreeBSD.org/cgi/mid.cgi?199512042039.NAA04272>