Subject: Re: Switching to ELF
To: Paulo Alexandre Pinto Pires <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 02/05/1999 11:14:03
On Fri, 5 Feb 1999, Paulo Alexandre Pinto Pires wrote:
: How safe, however, is it to switch a system which has already some
: useful things installed, which would take a long time be be set up
: again? Is NetBSD's a.out to ELF transition less painful than
: FreeBSD's and Linux's (especially this) were?
We don't have a migration path yet, and ELF on NetBSD for those systems that
are historically a.out is not yet officially supported.
`When it is,' I'd hope that it will be less painful, and I may rehash some
old threads I started some months back to add insight to that....
-- Todd Vierling (Personal firstname.lastname@example.org; Bus. email@example.com)