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Re: "Debian Within a Darwin System"

On Wed, Jul 28, 2004 at 10:18:02AM -0400, Scott Henson wrote:
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> "Michael" <t3tx90j02@sneakemail.com> writes:
> > On the Debian GNU/Linux PowerPC PowerMac Page (http://www.debian.org/ports/powerpc/inst/pmac) the second paragraph closes by mentioning that "Shortly, you may also have the option of running Debian within a Darwin system."  What exactly does that statement mean, and when is shortly?  Thank you for your help.  

I think this is connected to project called fink.

> I believe that means there are several ongoing efforts within Debian
> to port Debian GNU to other kernels.  I know of the kNetBSD and
> kFreeBSD ports as well as the HURD port.  I was not aware of a Darwin
> port but I would assume that it would be very similar in user space to
> the kFreeBSD port.  But that is very cool that they are putting
> something together like that.  Does anyone know who exactly is working
> on this or if any one is? 
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