Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: None <>
From: Noriyuki Soda <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/27/2002 00:50:50
>>>>> On Mon, 26 Aug 2002 08:39:19 -0700,
	Mike Wlodarczyk <> said:

> Actually, hier(7) also has

>         /stand/         programs used in a standalone environment

> The rescue environment certainly seems standalone to me.

That's wrong, too.

The "standalone environment" means that the programs run without UNIX
(or NetBSD) kernel.
i.e. Usually that means the programs run over firmware.

You can see this with standalone programs in sys/arch/${MACHINE}/stand/.