Subject: Re: What does "binary emulation" means?
To: Kolbjxrn Barmen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David <email@example.com>
Date: 01/28/1996 17:46:38
> On Sat, 27 Jan 1996, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> > On NetBSD.amiga, you can use binaries for the following architectures (as long
> > as they don't access any special hardware or drivers):
> > - NetBSD/amiga, mac68k, atari and sun3. The hp300-port uses a different
> > pagesize
> > to remain binary compatible with HP-UX, and therefore won't work by default.
> > - Sun3, SunOS 4.x
> So I can run, say, Netscape for "UNIX: Sun OS 4.1.3" on my NetBSD amiga ?
No - sun dropped the sun3 after sunos 4.1.1, so anything after
SunOS 4.1.1 is SunOS/sparc.
Assume any SunOS binary you find on the net is SunOS/sparc unless