libc changes and freebsd-4 compatible binaries

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Tue May 3 06:50:04 PDT 2005

On Tue, May 03, 2005 at 01:35:41PM +0000, Rahul Siddharthan wrote:
> I don't know the issues involved, but I have to say that it's
> ironic if DragonFly can run Linux binaries using libraries in
> /compat, but can't run FreeBSD-4 binaries the same way.

We will, on my list of things to do. But it needs some time to
prepare. But again, there's no problem running the binaries,
I would be surprised if many persons actually see a different
e.g. with Opera.


More information about the Kernel mailing list