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Re: backporting USER_LDT to NetBSD-8

On Thu, Nov 14, 2019 at 09:05:05PM +0000, Dave Tyson wrote:
> I've been playing with wine64 under NetBSD 8.1_STABLE and it works 
> surprisingly well with a couple of windows applications I need to run. Of 
> course NetBSD-8 doesn't have support for USER_LDT baked in and so I have been 
> testing under a NetBSD current kernel. 
> How much work would be involved in back-porting it to NetBSD-8?
> I know NetBSD-9 might be a better option, but in my experience kde doesn't 
> work well with it :-(
> Cheers,
> Dave

I don't recommend doing it. maxv has been doing a lot of x86 changes,
and a lot of the related code is changed.

I made sure meta-pkgs/kde4 builds on netbsd-current (pretty close to
netbsd-9), let me know if there are more issues with it.

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