Sun release source code for Solaris 8

emanuel stiebler emu at
Wed Feb 2 00:29:16 AEST 2000

----- Original Message -----
From: Arno Griffioen <arno at>
To: <wkt at>
Cc: <pups at>
Sent: Tuesday, February 01, 2000 03:24
Subject: Re: Sun release source code for Solaris 8

> > Currently out of town. Still, it might be worth asking SCO for a
> > Does the license cover all of Solaris, or just the kernel??
> Just wondering, but...
> How would you build it? Or does Sun now package a (free) dev-kit with
> Solaris-8? So far has the dev-kit for Solaris not been very cheap..
> Or (oh irony!) do I first need to install *BSD or Linux on a box and build
> it there? ;-)

You got this exactly right ;-)

You install *BSD on your system, compile a new kernel & world, just for
testing, and WHUPS, you don't care anymore about Slowlaris ;-)

Cheers & have fun,

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