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Re: Removing AOUT support post-5.0?
On Wed, Aug 06, 2008 at 02:10:09AM +0000, David Holland wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 06, 2008 at 01:43:24AM +0000, David Holland wrote:
> > > Now that NetBSD is fully ELF and unlikely to switch to new executable
> > > format,
> > I don't think the latter is a good assumption.
> > > should we limit hooks for building non-ELF?
> > What would it buy us? Traditionally we retain compatibility all the
> > way back to NetBSD 0.9...
> Er, building. Right. Never mind, nothing to see here. I can read,
> really :-)
> I guess the theoretical benefits of being able to switch again easily
> are nearly negligible...
I need to build a.out binaries to boot some of my machines. To what
extend do you want to remove that capability?
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