Re: [blug-prog] GNU/HURD Port ....any one present on your system now?
- --- senthil_or@... wrote:
> I have one query.remember Debian is an OS .. which means a bunch of applications(actually a lot
> You know what a port under Linux is? One explains like...writing code and
> porting it to x86 architecture, sparc architecure and all.
> Check this web
> http://www.debian.org/ports/index <http://www.debian.org/ports/index>
> and in that Non Linux Ports GNU /HURD is given.
> I would like to understand in simpler terms..
> Both are software....
> what is porting GNU / HURD for a linux distro mean?
of) bundelend with the kernel.
In this case all the apps/configuration tools etc are "ported" to HURD kernel.
here "port" is with respect to the platform where platform is the kernel.
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