Subject: Re: COMPAT_LINUX: why getpid() turned into a chown()?
To: None <>
From: Ross Harvey <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/01/2001 19:25:40
> From: Bill Studenmund <>
> Just a note to everyone - this thread started out being about COMPAT_LINUX
> on powerpc, and how it seems to be changing system call #'s on the fly.
> So questions about it on i386 will be a bit out of the blue. :-(
> Take care,
> Bill

Ahh, yes, wrong thread, although I will note that the mods that broke
netscape and applixware are in the common emulation, not the i386 part.

In any case, I have a patch and I've followed up on current-users rather
than here. For more information, see kern/12109.