From: Jochen Kunz <>
Date: Fri Jan 4 13:04:00 2002

On 2002.01.04 18:10 Matthew Sell wrote:

> I was thinking about using FreeBSD, simply for the availability of
> many platform ports, including VAX.
Ahhh? Are you mixing up FreeBSD and NetBSD? FreeBSD is a PeeCee (and
Alpha) thing while NetBSD is the multi platform OS that runs on VAXen
and around two dozen other architectures.

Besides that, I think it would be hard to turn a *ix kernel in a VMS
like kernel. E. g. VMS has a very different security and shared library
Received on Fri Jan 04 2002 - 13:04:00 GMT

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