Subject: does anyone have X11R6 binaries for NetBSD/sparc -current
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Greg A. Woods <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/26/1995 11:55:00
I've just (successfully) installed NetBSD/sparc -current (May 10?
snapshot binaries, then the Jun 4 src tar's re-compiled with minor
updates from the current -current tree) on a SPARCstation IPC.

It's working OK, great in fact!  The daily security check sends a shell
into an endless loop, and there are still some minor install problems
from the source tree, such as no files in src/share/doc/usd/04.csh,
which caused the 'make install' to bomb out....  Other than that, it
managed to re-compile and re-install itself on local disk using an NFS
mounted /usr/src!  It seems quite a bit faster than SunOS-4.1.3 did,
even though I'm still running on only one disk spindle.

Anyway, I'm about to port X11R6 to this machine unless someone else has
already done so and would be kind enough to put up a gzip'ed tar copy of
their /usr/X11R6 tree for me to FTP (or point me to some current

							Greg A. Woods

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