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Re: multiarch status update

On 5/15/06, Goswin von Brederlow <brederlo@informatik.uni-tuebingen.de> wrote:
"Olaf van der Spek" <olafvdspek@gmail.com> writes:

> On 5/14/06, Michal Čihař <michal@cihar.com> wrote:
>> > > The Linux kernel requires a full path for #! scripts.  This makes
>> >
>> > One option would be to improve the Linux kernel. :)
>> And make scripts incompatible with any other unix kernel?
> No and that's not what I said. I'm quite sure there is a solution that
> doesn't break compatibility.

Then that solution may not require a change in the kernel and must use
'#! /full/path/to/binary'. Meaning: It must be what we use now.

Not true. For example, the kernel could be changed to pick the right
Python binary if it sees #!/usr/bin/python.
Then you have a backwards compatible solution.

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