[TUHS] While on the subject of 32V ...

Pat Villani Pat.Villani at hp.com
Fri Oct 24 23:41:20 AEST 2003

OK.  I'm in the process of getting approval for this project.  I'll put 
what I've done so far up on a web site and send out the URL.  If you do 
send the gzip'ed commands, I'll include those as well.  No rush, as I 
won't do any of this until this weekend.


Wesley Parish wrote:
> I'm doing an en-masse compile of the programs in the /32V/usr/src/cmd 
> directory, little-by-little, bit-by-bit.
> Some don't compile, some do.
> I've also run the bigger utilities - in their separate directories - through 
> make with Greg Lehey's little one-liner script from "Porting UNIX Software", 
> pg 74:
> make 2>&1 | tee -a Make.log 
> and will gzip and email them to you if you like.
> Wesley Parish
> On Wed, 22 Oct 2003 03:00, Pat Villani wrote:
>>Wesley Parish wrote:
>>>I tried the same with a few of the utilities and a make with the kernel
>>Having come to HP from DEC by way of Compaq, vax isn't that challenging
>>for me.  :)
>>I did not try compiling the utilities.  My interests have always been at
>>the kernel level.  I am encouraged by the fact that you were able to
>>build the utilities.  This should make life a lot easier.
>>What I've done so far is split the files into vax specific and "somewhat
>>vax specific" platform neutral files.  This is just a first cut, where I
>>separated out things such as .s files and .c files that are vax
>>dependent, such as device drivers, from files that should be platform
>>I did not go through the platform neutral files to correct for vax
>>dependencies, if any.  That's my next task.
>>I'll tar up what I have so far and put it on a web site for folks to
>>look at.

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