Subject: Re: sun-lamp CVS commits
To: None <tech-kern@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/12/1995 16:41:49
In article <> (matthew green) writes:
>i just recently took some of the code from the svr4 compat for the
>sparc port, when i implimented /emul/sunos, and a little bit more i
>had done for svr4 on the sparc.
>there is a lot of duplication in the code here, and the biggest problem
>we have in making a libcommon (or what ever) each compat can all use
>that i can see is use of global variables (which won't be hard to fix,
>just boring).
>i'd do this work, but i've really only got access to a sparc.
>does someone want to do this now before it *really* gets out of hand ?

Frank said that he would clean up the elf stuff next weekend, and I am
planning to merge the pseudo root stuff into a single file. I don't
think that there is enough stuff to share right now to make a
library... Maybe I'll start with compat/common and start adding files

Anyone disagrees with that?