Subject: Re: libio
To: Berndt Josef Wulf <>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 10/20/1999 00:36:41
Berndt Josef Wulf wrote:

> G'day,
> where can I get a pre-compiled set of libio libraries suitable for the
> GNU C compiler on NetBSD-1.4.x-alpha? Alternatively, can someone
> make them available to me via ftp? I would build it myself, but
> my harddisk is getting desperately full after unpacking the X11
> sources.
> libio seems to be missing on my system and  I need it to compile the
> XF86_SVGA server. I don't know if this will work, but it is a start
> anyway.... :)

The FreeBSD libio contains some FreeBSD-specific sysctl() calls.  It's
not gonna work on NetBSD without some kernel changes.  I started looking
at this today, but my test Alpha is at work and I'm home with the flu :-(