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Re: COMPAT_IBCS2 on Vax
Le 02/08/2017 à 14:21, Kamil Rytarowski a écrit :
On 02.08.2017 11:34, Maxime Villard wrote:
I see that the Vax GENERIC kernel has COMPAT_IBCS2 enabled by default.
exactly is it doing here? iBCS2 is a standard designed for x86 CPUs, and
nothing to do with Vax.
Is there something that I'm missing? If so, it would be good to
This looks like SVR3 compatibility, x86 variation of it is called IBCS2.
Yes, I guessed that when reading the entry in GENERIC; but shouldn't it be
renamed, or at least, made a little less confusing? In the man page for
example, we could say that iBCS2 stands for SVR3 on Vax, even if it is called
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