Subject: Re: COMPAT_AOUT removal
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/06/2000 18:15:43
COMPAT_AOUT should clearly be removed from GENERIC.  It does not do
what people expect, and it breaks a fairly large variety of programs.
This is unacceptable.

Failing that, it *MUST* be accompanied by an obvious comment telling
people that they should not use it.