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Re: Rumpification (was Re: CVS commit: src/usr.sbin/envstat)
On Tue, Dec 14, 2010 at 03:12:31PM -0500, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> | I seriously disagree that we should implement all our utils against
> | the least common denominator of Unix. That's just an absurd approach
> | to development.
> I did not say that, but most utilities that don't deal with the kernel
> or particular drivers and/or OS features should be portable enough to
> compile on other Unix systems without drastic surgery. I've used NetBSD
> sources in many systems before and they were a tremendous help circumventing
> native brokenness.
This. This is very important.
David A. Holland
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