Subject: Re: Help compiling i386 kernel pls.: Elf32_Ehdr
To: \"Gary \" D. \" Timuss\" <G.D.Timuss@uea.ac.uk>
From: Herb Peyerl <email@example.com>
Date: 11/01/1996 06:42:24
Gary "D." Timuss <G.D.Timuss@uea.ac.uk> wrote:
> > From firstname.lastname@example.org Fri Nov 1 08:57:52 1996
> > Subject: Re: Help compiling i386 kernel pls.: Elf32_Ehdr
> > If you compile -current on the i386 , you need to have EXEC_AOUT and EXEC_SCRIPT
> > by default in your config file. If you use COMPAT_LINUX, you'll also need
> > EXEC_ELF.
> (a) How did anyone _know_ this? I didn't see anything on this list,
> /doc/CHANGES doesn't say anything, and options(4) says nothing either.
> I now see these are contained within the sample options files, but there
> is no indication of their essentialness.
Now now... Granted doc/CHANGES should say something. I didn't check there. If
it indeed says nothing about this then Chris should be flayed as he used to
whine about doc/CHANGES being updated... :)
However, from ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/mailing-lists/current-users/*623:
> From: Chris G Demetriou <Chris_G_Demetriou@ux2.sp.cs.cmu.edu>
> To: current-users@NetBSD.ORG
> Message-ID: <email@example.com>
> If you use COMPAT_LINUX you will have to include:
> f you use COMPAT_SVR4 you will have to include:
> If you use COMPAT_ULTRIX or COMPAT_OSF1 you will have to include: