Subject: Re: /usr/mdec is a headache for shared ports
To: None <>
From: Soren S. Jorvang <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/08/2000 02:39:44
On Wed, Jun 07, 2000 at 05:11:12PM -0700, Matt Thomas wrote:
> The only significant difference between the user land portions
> of the pmax, cobalt, and hpcmips ports (all little-endian 32bit
> mips) is /usr/mdec.  (this is also true of macppc, ofppc, prep
> ports)

There is also the problem that some mips ports have MAXPARTIONS 8 and
some 16, which changes the size of struct disklabel and so also the
DIOC* ioctls.