Subject: Re: m68k8k X11?
To: Andreas Brusinsky <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: port-hp300
Date: 03/22/1997 12:34:50
On Sat, 22 Mar 1997 21:25:16 +0100 (MET) 
 Andreas Brusinsky <> wrote:

 > Does the X11R5 server run with the new snapshot?
 > It is probably a 4k binary. So will there be a 8k version
 > of it?

Yes, it will run if you have COMPAT_M68K4K in your kernel ...

basalt (thorpej) ~ 216% uname -a
NetBSD basalt 1.2C NetBSD 1.2C (BASALT) #31: Sat Mar 15 15:00:02 PST 1997     thorpej@basalt:/work/netbsd/src/sys/arch/hp300/compile/BASALT hp300
basalt (thorpej) ~ 217% file /netbsd
/netbsd: NetBSD/m68k pure executable not stripped
basalt (thorpej) ~ 218% ps ax | grep X
14406 p7  RV     0:00.00 grep X (tcsh)
  199 e0  RN    74:59.07 X -auth /users/t/thorpej/.Xauthority (XhpBSD)
basalt (thorpej) ~ 219% file /usr/X11R5/bin/XhpBSD 
/usr/X11R5/bin/XhpBSD: NetBSD/m68k4k demand paged dynamically linked executable not stripped
basalt (thorpej) ~ 220% 

For want of time, I don't plan on building an m68k8k version of the R5
server; I'd rather the time be spent on the R6 server.

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