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Re: Debian FreeBSD

> > Further aside: BSD has had the ability to run Linux software for quite
> > a while, so recompiling for a BSD kernel isn't about giving BSD people
> > access to debian software.

On Thu, Nov 18, 1999 at 09:22:33PM -0800, Joey Hess wrote:
> No, it's about giving Debian users access to an alternative kernel.

Very little software should need to be recompiled in this case -- just
use the bsd kernel with the linux compatability library.

The post I saw looked like an attempt to marshal support for recompiling
every debian package.

If the purpose is indeed what you say the approach is all wrong.


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