Subject: compat_linux and uname
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/02/1997 02:12:45

the emulation of Linux's uname syscall returns the native operating
system "NetBSD". That leads to problems with e.g. installation scripts
which check the operating system like StarOffice's one.

Wouldn't it be wiser to return "Linux" hard coded?

Matthias Scheler