Running Older Binaries under 8.0

Polytropon freebsd at
Mon Jun 21 21:05:20 UTC 2010

On Mon, 21 Jun 2010 15:52:47 -0500, Martin McCormick <martin at> wrote:
> 	I have a large number of home-grown applications that
> run under FreeBSD 6.3 and earlier. As we transition to
> FreeBSD8.0, is there a good single package to add which will
> provide the right libraries to allow these older binaries to run
> without surprises?

Yes, compat_6x should do that.

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