Subject: Re: Debian runs on more archs than NetBSD?
To: None <>
From: Aaron J. Grier <>
List: netbsd-advocacy
Date: 10/16/2001 10:44:29
On Tue, Oct 16, 2001 at 10:02:54AM +0100, David Brownlee wrote:

> 	(*2) The sun2 port is based on a 68010 and will not run what gnu
> 	     and everyone else refers to as 'm68k' binaries, which are
> 	     68020 or better.

by this same reasoning you could count the intel processors as distinct
variants...  an 80386 cannot execute some code compiled for a pentium 2.

can m68k (68020 and up) ports (in the NetBSD sense) run sun2 binaries?

  Aaron J. Grier | "Not your ordinary poofy goof." |
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