Need to Emulate Linux..

Boris Samorodov bsam at
Thu Oct 5 07:49:18 PDT 2006

On Thu, 05 Oct 2006 10:32:23 -0400 B. Cook wrote:

> And I'm wondering what is 'lighter/smaller'

> linux_base-fc4 or linux_base-suse-9.3

Current default (actively maintained by freebsd-emulation@) is
linux_base-fc4. linux_base-suse-9.3 is unmaintained. If you have any
questions there are better chances to get an answer about the former.

> I'm already running the linprocfs and that's not enough..

Try to use linux_base-fc4.

> Its for a program called 'ezproxy' for us here at the library.  We
> used to use the linux_base-debian.. but that seems to have been
> removed a while back..

> ldd ezproxy
> ezproxy:
> => /lib/ (0x28272000)
> => /lib/ (0x28286000)
> => /lib/ (0x282a8000)
>         /lib/ => /lib/ (0x2825e000)

Seems to be OK with linux_base-fc4.

Boris Samorodov (bsam)
Research Engineer, Telephone & Internet SP
FreeBSD committer, The Power To Serve

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