from the beginning-of-the-porting dept.
stereoroid writes "LinuxGram
is reporting that Compaq has nearly completed the Solaris Threading Library (STL), a set of tools that
help Solaris developers port their applications to Linux (White Paper here). I
suppose that when it's ready, it'll appear on opensource.compaq.com
alongside the Linux PPTP drivers and the "Single System
Image" Linux Clustering system they've been working on.
Programmers used to batch environments may find it hard to live without
giant listings; we would find it hard to use them.
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