Scot Hetzel swhetzel at gmail.com
Tue Nov 22 17:34:00 GMT 2005

On 11/22/05, Alexander Leidinger <Alexander at leidinger.net> wrote:
> "Andrew P." <infofarmer at gmail.com> wrote:
> > We have bochs and qemu, which are wonderful at
> > emulation of different architectures. If vendors want
> > so, and will do (or sponsor) the appropriate work,
> > we'll welcome Virtual PC and VMware software. If
> > you want to do this work yourself - for free - you'll
> > be welcome, too.
> There are patches for the linuxolator available somewhere to let a more
> recent version of vmware run on FreeBSD. So far no src/committer showed
> interest in committing them...
The patches to add the gettid syscall to the linuxolator were commited
to 6.x-CURRENT (now in 6.x and 7.x), but haven't been MFC'd to 5.x.


This patch is similar to orlando's patch to the linuxolator, except
that the change was made to a different file
sys/i386/linux/linux_machdep.c instead of


Are there any other patches need for the linuxolator, besides orlando's patch?


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