On Thu, Oct 14, 2004 at 12:31:33PM +0530, Subhro wrote: > > What about my question about boot strapping? Does that ensure that > > I could compile the world/kernel of 4.x on 5.3? > > John > No it does not. To be precise as far as I know, there is no way you > can compile a native 4.X binary of any kind (application, kernel, > bootstrap, you name it) on a 5.X box. Although you CAN run native 4.X > [...]
As a side note, with NetBSD you CAN do this. You can even compile NetBSD/vax on a Linux/ppc box. :-) That's how they build releases for their obscurer architectures all the time. GH -- :wq _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"