[Scottish] Searching for an old Solaris/SunOs set up.

Andrew Back andy at smokebelch.org
Thu May 20 15:23:34 BST 2004

On Thu, 20 May 2004, Will Partain wrote:

> John Barton <john.barton at clacks.ac.uk> writes:
> > ...  SunOS Release 4.1.3 and that equates to Solaris 2.5.1 ...
> Uh.. nooo.... 4.1.3 was the end of the Berkeley Unix line
> (except for a patch release 4.1.4), and Solaris 2.x
> (including 2.0) was a big jump to Something Else.

That sounds right to me. I have SunOS 4.1.x pre-Solaris days and Solaris
1.1 (Also SunOS 4.1.x) on CD somewhere, hopefully not at my folks in
England. Will check tonight.

> I'm not saying you can't coax some 4.1.x stuff to life on a
> 2.x box, but ...

IIRC kernel got rewritten for 2, went SYS V, modular etc.


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