Subject: Re: i386 elf and libc
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Michael Richardson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/09/1999 22:28:52
>>>>> "Hubert" == Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com> writes:
Hubert> On Thu, 9 Dec 1999, Michael Richardson wrote:
>> Why didn't we bump libc version and remove all the renames' when
>> we switched from aout to elf? Aren't the library formats different?
Hubert> Maybe because we aren't on ELF on (nearly) all platforms yet?
Hubert> But that's just a guess.
Is there any reason to have library version numbers the same across
It sure would have made life easier to live without COMPAT_AOUT if we
had bumped the major versions on ELF stuff!!!
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