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Re: question on binary emulation of linux on netbsd/arm ports
- Subject: Re: question on binary emulation of linux on netbsd/arm ports
- From: Ignatios Souvatzis <is%netbsd.org@localhost>
- Date: Fri, 9 Jan 2009 12:51:51 +0100
On Fri, Jan 09, 2009 at 09:54:44AM +0100, Thirupathiah Annapureddy wrote:
> Does the NetBSD binary emulation for linux, mac os x etc. work on NetBSD arm
Seeing what you list, "no", or maybe "partially".
the cited emulation is only an OS kernel emulation, not a CPU emulation.
e.g. NetBSD/i386 can emulate Linux/i386,
NetBSD/powerpc can emulate Darwin/ppc. etc.
NetBSD/arm would be able to emulate Linux/arm (if we implemented this),
but can't emulate Linux/i386 or MacOSX/ppc or MacOSX/amd64, and to my
knowledge, there is no MacOSX/arm.
I hope this answers your question.
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