Subject: Re: Ease of Downloading Packages
To: Curt Sampson <email@example.com>
From: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
Date: 12/20/2001 14:12:20
>Well, what I want to know is: how did it figure out I'm running on an
>i386, and not a sparc?
I think its the
if (s_strlcat(sitepath, u.machine, sizeof(sitepath)))
I cannot speak to the supply of sparcs acutally running FreeBSD, tho :->
NetBSD might need more careful handling of MACHINE_ARCH vs MACHINE,
and smarter 64/32 handling (or more symlinks), but you get the idea.