Subject: Re: A report on implementing runlevels in NetBSD
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 12/05/1999 19:50:28
In article <m11uhB6-000g6HC@most.weird.com>,
Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>I don't recall there being any explicit separate BSD API on AIX, at
>least not in 3.x.x (I've not really done much programming on 4.x, and
>what I did was actually running on an Apple Server and using GCC :-).
Well, linking with -lbsd gave you bsd signals, directory, and process
group semantics. As the posix stuff stabilized this went away.
>I think I did port what there was of zsh and pdksh to AIX-3 back then,
>but I don't recall any problems with job control.
It was 4 that broke things.
>Or are you talking about the virtual memory algorithm and SIGDANGER?