[linux-elitists] Re: Linux ports

Mark Johnson mj@bror.org
Wed Oct 22 14:06:38 PDT 2003

On Wed, Oct 22, 2003 at 03:17:10PM -0400, Jeff Kinz wrote:
> Question #1 : Given the rapid adoption and diverse nature of the
> platforms which Linux and Linux derivatives like culinux and rt-linux
> are being propagated are you still sure that NetBSD covers more
> architectures?  (Can you point me at some info that I can peruse to make
> myself more aware of what NetBSD is running on?)

I'd suggest there is an important distinction between ports that are
"integrated" within a single source tree and managed as part of a
cohesive project compared to ports that somone forked and may never
again see the inside of Linus' Bitkeeper workspace.

> Question #2 : Is there a good list of the NetBSD ports anywhere?
> (Yes, I'm lazy trying to optomize my time. :-) )



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