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Re: Running Linux Programs
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: Running Linux Programs
- From: Chuck Yerkes <chuck+obsd_(_at_)_2004_(_dot_)_snew_(_dot_)_com>
- Date: Tue, 8 Jun 2004 13:54:54 -0400
Quoting Dmitry Lohansky (sq_(_at_)_oganer_(_dot_)_net):
> On Tue, 08 Jun 2004 16:22:39 +0800
> Rogelio Serrano <rogelio_(_at_)_smsglobal_(_dot_)_net> wrote:
> > Shouldn't you port the program first? Isnt it better to run
> > native OpenBSD binaries on OpenBSD?
> Of course, but in case when you have only binaries,
> i don't see other way ;)
So you're trusting someone else's binaries on your system.
I presume you're never run those binaries as root. Ever.
And a lot of the success will depend on the binary (and what
architecture you're running openbsd on).