Subject: Re: Why does LWL on FreeBSD require Linux lesstif?
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 14 Aug 2002 23:32:49 +0000
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Joel Ray Holveck
| The operating system calls used by the two OS's are different.  They are
| differently numbered, have different structure layouts, and in some cases,
| have different semantics.

  But the glibc calls should still be the same, protecting the user code from
  having to even know those system call numbers or structures.

Erik Naggum, Oslo, Norway

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