[Clc-crux64] Is a new iso coming

Jeremy Jones jeremy at samnjack.com
Wed Aug 3 13:14:37 UTC 2005


On Wed, 2005-08-03 at 10:41 +0200, Daniel Mueller wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I've uploaded my modified version of Jeremy's CRUX x86_64. Of course it
> is considered unstable.. :-)

As was mine... :)

> To sum up the key changes:
> 
> - /lib is not longer used by any application (lib32/lib64)
> - devfs has been replaced with udev
> - native 32bit support
> - a lot of compat32 (32bit) applications such as x11-32, firefox32 (flash
> plugin works, acrobat-reader plugin works as well), mplayer32 (win 32bit
> codecs), [..]
> 
> If you are brave enough to test it:
> 
> http://crux.danm.de

I'll be giving it a shot next week.

> Remember that it uses UDEV instead of DEVFS -> at the boot command line
> you have to specify your CDROM-drive like this:
> 
> IDE cdrom drive (Secondary Master)
> CRUX root=/dev/hdc
> irgend
> SCSI cdrom drive
> CRUX root=/dev/scd0
> 
> Jeremy, I hope we can merge our work somehow.
> 

Yes, let's.  Unfortunately, I'm right in the middle of packing my
house/kids/wife to move them 2000 miles to the east -- start a new job
next Tuesday.  That being said, I probably won't be doing much of
anything else for a little while.

Jeremy




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