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Re: Debian FreeBSD



On Fri, Apr 23, 1999 at 10:44:00AM -0500, David Starner wrote:
> > What's the advantage of using FreeBSD instead of NetBSD or OpenBSD?
> 
> I got the impression that it is felt that FreeBSD will be a bit
> friendlier to our project than NetBSD, and that OpenBSD's advantages
> will be lost through a Debian/GNU userland.

Not only that but it'll be easier to port to FreeBSD than to other BSDs
in the early stages because of the ability for FreeBSD to use some things
in emulation while we work on compiling it natively..

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