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Re: aout-* packages

On Fri, 17 Nov 1995, J.H.M.Dassen wrote:
> Since 1.0 is going to be ELF (meaning that all its binaries will be ELF, and
> that it compiles for ELF by default), with backward compatibility to compile 
> and run a.out binaries, new packages are being made, that put their ELF stuff 
> in the standard locations, and treat a.out as a cross-compile platform.

This brings up a potentially important question:

1.2.13 won't compile under ELF by default, and though there have been 
many threats of 1.2.14 it has yet to materialize.  Are we going to push 
forward with 1.3.x, or stick with 1.2.13 and patch?

"I'm a dinosaur.  Somebody's digging my bones."

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