Subject: Re: stdio FILE extension
To: tech-userlevel <tech-userlevel@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Dave <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/21/2001 23:21:23
On Sun, 21 Oct 2001, Bill Sommerfeld wrote:
> > SunOS 5.8 -> 5.9, as I understand it, will be going from ILP32 -> LP64
> > userland.
> Not exactly..
> Solaris 8 userland is dual-ABI; libraries are generally available in
> both ILP32 and LP64 models. Most userland commands do not need to be
> LP64, so they aren't.
Why does this remind me of the mess that Irix made of things in this area?