Subject: Re: OSF/1 libraries for emulation
To: John Hayward <>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 01/27/2001 01:51:15
On Fri, Jan 26, 2001 at 09:09:37PM -0600, John Hayward wrote:
> The COMPAT_OSF1 manual page states:
> ====
>      If you have access to an OSF/1 machine, you can copy the contents of:
>            /shlib
>            /usr/shlib
>            /etc/sia
>            /usr/lib/X11/locale
> ====
> Are there any copyright/licenses issues in copying these items from a
> Digital Unix box?

Probably, but Compaq provides a kit for use with OSF/1 emulation under
Linux on the Alpha that has everything you need, and is free.