Subject: Re: COMPAT_AOUT removal
To: Frank van der Linden <>
From: Kazushi (Jam) Marukawa <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/06/2000 18:58:58

Thank you for quick reply.  I see.  Only will search
under /emul/aout.  It sounds better than now.  If so, I have
no negative opinion on this removal.

   On Aug 7,  1:47, Frank van der Linden wrote:
   > Subject: Re: COMPAT_AOUT removal
   > You won't need to recompile anything. There will be a /usr/libexec/
   > that will find the a.out shared libraries under /emul/aout. In other
   > words, it will work as before.
   > The only thing that will happen is that you no longer have the
   > side-effect that all BSD a.out binaries will look in /emul/aout
   > for *all* files first.

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