Subject: Re: location of /compat/osf1 in 1.4.2
To: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
From: Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/29/2000 11:29:00
David Brownlee wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Sep 2000 email@example.com wrote:
> > Have a look at
> > http://www.support.compaq.com/alpha-tools/software/index.html
> > The Netscape RPM contains a minimal set of shared librarys from Tru64.
> > ftp://ftp.support.compaq.com/private/alpha-tools-software/netscape/netscape-4.7-3.alp
> > Get it convert it with rpm2cpio to a usable/portable archive format and
> > extract the files you need.
> Would anyone be interested in putting together an osf1_compat (or
> tru64_compat) package for pkgsrc based on the above?
> emulators/suse_compat is already based on linux rpms so would
> probably make a useful reference...
I had a quick look at the above, and it's libraries _plus_
netscape. It'd be nice if they had just the libraries as a
Simon Burge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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