compile freebsd on ubuntu

Steve O'Hara-Smith steve at
Wed Apr 28 06:10:43 UTC 2021

On Wed, 28 Apr 2021 02:39:43 +0000
"Thomas Mueller" <mueller6722 at> wrote:

> My question would be the other way around, how to cross-compile Linux
> from FreeBSD or NetBSD.
> This would not be a full-fledged Ubuntu or other fancy distro, but more
> comparable to FreeBSD or NetBSD base system.

	I'd be inclined to use a jail with a Linux userland in it, they
work well - I have one running CUPS so that I can use the Brother binary
drivers without losing my sanity (I tried to install them in FreeBSD CUPS

Steve O'Hara-Smith <steve at>

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