Subject: Re: SUP on Solaris
To: Paul Dokas <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/27/2001 19:28:40
On Mon, Mar 26, 2001 at 09:58:12PM -0600, Paul Dokas wrote:
> I'm building a new machine to replace and I'm having a
> nasty time with SUP.
> My new machine is running Solaris 2.7 and SUP will not compile cleanly.
> I've pulled over /usr/src/usr.sbin/sup/source/ and I've edited the
> Makefile appropriately.  However, read_line.c requires both err() and
> fgetln(), which just don't exist under Solaris.  I can get around err()
> since it's relatively simple, but fgetln() has code that digs through
> the bowels of stdio.
> Can anyone help me out with this?  I'd really like to continue offering
> SUP on the new

Did you look at zoularis ? It allows to compile the NetBSD pkg tools,
I guess it should work for sup too.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.