[rescue] solaris 9 binaries for Subversion?

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Tue Jan 9 14:22:50 CST 2018

On 01/09/2018 03:07 PM, David Brownlee wrote:
>>> Tangentially related - would anyone have a Solaris 9 sparc install ISO
>>> to hand? I had one back when but I can't seem to locate it any more :(
>>> I'd like to see how well pkgsrc could build subversion or similar (I
>>> have a couple of UltraSPARC systems and a sparc classic to hand, plus
>>> qemu :)
>>   http://www.neurotica.com/Solaris
>>   Let me know when you have the files.  My outbound bandwidth is running
>> at saturation due to some stuff going on this week, so don't expect
>> great transfer rates.
> You are a gentleman/scholar (delete as appropriate)


> Thanks - will resist the temptation to start them all downloading
> concurrently & will ping you when done.
> I suspect the next question I will have may be a bootstrap compiler to
> get pkgsrc started.
> On the off chance everything goes smoothly when I try to get pkgsrc
> setup (laughs hysterically), are there any packages in which you might
> be particularly interested?

  I have Solaris Studio starting at v12.5 going many releases back.  I
don't know which ones are ok with Solaris 9, though.  Let's work on that
once you get the OS downloaded.


Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA

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