Subject: Re: location of /compat/osf1 in 1.4.2
To: None <>
From: R. C. Dowdeswell <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/27/2000 14:44:08
On 970090023 seconds since the Beginning of the UNIX epoch
hg/jb wrote:
>Hate to bother everyone with my questions, I got a note from Chris
>that said the osf1 compat stuff was in a directory under sys...
>Well, I downloaded all the tgz finary files twice, and I can not seem 
>to find it.
>I have done X, base, comp, etc, misc, and so on and unpacked them
>but not found the files.
>Am I missing something?

The compat_osf1 kernel code is in sys, but in order to run OSF/1
binaries, you must obtain the contents of /emul/osf1 from a
OSF/1^WDU^WTru64 machine as we can't distribute them because of
copyright issues.  You should probably also have an OSF/1 license
in order to comply with the licensing.

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