Subject: Re: lang/sun-jre15 on 4.0_BETA2 (amd64)
To: Adrian Portelli <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Nicolas Joly <email@example.com>
Date: 03/30/2007 18:31:51
On Fri, Mar 30, 2007 at 05:22:52PM +0100, Adrian Portelli wrote:
> Nicolas Joly wrote:
> > I'll guess that you are emulating a 2.4 Linux kernel.
> > I would try to switch to 2.6 for NPTL emulation ...
> > sysctl -w emul.linux.kern.osrelease=2.6.20
> Brilliant. This fixed it, thanks very much.
> Is this documented somewhere in pkgsrc land ? If this is a common
> problem that users might come across is it worth updating the MESSAGE in
> the java packages we have ?
Or we could change the default value for kernel emulated version on
NetBSD/amd64. COMPAT_LINUX was originally developped for 2.6 emulation
with NPTL, and some incompatibilities with 2.4 may remains.
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