Subject: Re: NetBSD 1.6 & i386 SMP, ACPI, mly
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-smp
Date: 01/17/2003 18:34:49
In article <>,
Thor Lancelot Simon <> wrote:

I have not even tried to run oracle under linux emulation. I strongly
suspect that it will not work, because we don't support aio*(2), which
most database servers are so fond of using.


>I don't think I'd try to use _either_ NetBSD *or* Solaris/x86 as a platform
>for running the Linux Oracle 8i server code.  Heck, it doesn't even work
>well if your flavor of Linux varies too much from what they developed/tested
>it with.  :-(
>I think Christos has some experience trying to run the Linux Oracle under
>our emulation; I've carboned him.