wrong OS name detection for GNU variants

Robert Millan zeratul2 at wanadoo.es
Tue Oct 21 22:32:36 CEST 2003

> On Tue, 2003-10-21 14:51:43 +0200, Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org>
> wrote in message <87ismipxcw.fsf at alberti.g10code.de>:
> > BTW, is there a BSD kernel based GNU system one can actually use now?
> Um, people are working on it, slowly... Maybe the Debian people will get
> it to fully work at some time...

Our GNU/KFreeBSD port is self-hosting and actualy usable for development
purposes. It can boot standalone and has relevant stuff like Xfree86 available.

For details, have a look at:


We're looking for contributors. If you're interested, just pop up in the
glibc-bsd list and say hello.

Robert Millan

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