Subject: Re: NetBSD 2.0 backward compatibility problems
To: None <netbsd-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 05/18/2004 19:11:01
In article <7377EC98-A885-11D8-AC28-000D93515822@eds.com>,
> 1) With the ipfilter upgrade, ipf(8) is now much stricter about
> enforcing correct syntax for ipf.conf. It no longer silently adds the
> required srcdst field.
There are fixes for parsing problems on the way. And besides that I don't
think that enforcing a stricter syntax is a bad thing.,
> 2) Apache broke big time. It always core dumped in _sys___sigsuspend14
> which was being called from my old package of pth-2. I suspect that
> this bit of backward compatibility isn't quite right
That sounds like your kernel configuration doesn't include the
"COMPAT_16" option which is required to run pre 2.0 binaries.
Matthias Scheler http://scheler.de/~matthias/