Subject: Re: NetBSD 0.9 binary compatibility in 1.0?
To: Tero Manninen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Markus Illenseer <markus@TechFak.Uni-Bielefeld.DE>
Date: 12/19/1994 12:55:51
On Dec 18, 2:02am, Tero Manninen wrote:
> OK, what about this 64-bit off_t fuss that has been around?
> Are there separeate 64-bit system calls in the system call table
> so that old 0.9 32-bit binaries don't confuze the kernel?
Imagine partitions or filesystems larger than 4GB... We need 64-Bit
support in the kernel (well, probably not on Amiga).