Re: *BSD port of debian potentially easier than Hurd portRe: [Richard Stallman <firstname.lastname@example.org>] Re: Debian & BSD concerns
On Sun, Feb 21, 1999 at 05:17:25PM -0800, Jonathan Walther wrote:
> FreeBSD kernel potentially easier to port to Debian than the Hurd... With
> its builtin support for linux binaries and ext2 support, etc. Por eso,
> wouldn't the FreeBSD port help our Hurd effort? For that reason, I think
> its worth doing.
> Plus, running a system where its so easy to switch kernels has extremely
> cool hack value :)
Note you might have to build your Linux system on a UFS drive to do this
safely/sanely, but it's doable at least and the result would still be
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