Subject: Re: Darwin on alpha?
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Dave McGuire <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/27/2003 13:11:09
On Saturday, September 27, 2003, at 12:59 PM, Jason Thorpe wrote:
>> Hi Bob,
>> Darwin is the BSD base of OSX, but Darwin is not OSX. Darwin compiles 
>> natively on i386 and on PowerPC. I would imagine that it is 64-bit 
>> clean given the new G5 PowerMacs (so it should be fairly ready for an 
>> alpha compile).
> "fairly ready for an alpha compile"?  I'd think you'd have to go to 
> the trouble to port the kernel, first.

   Ahh, Jason.  Always stuck on the details. ;)


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