[lcdproc] FW: version 0.4/0.5?

Matt madmatt@bits.bris.ac.uk
Tue, 20 Mar 2001 12:45:52 +0000 (GMT)


Thomas Runge mentioned the following:

| On Tue, 20 Mar 2001, Matt wrote:
| 
| > I'd have no problem with getting BSD to work. After all, I thought this
| > was why we are using autoconf/automake... I can't pretend to be wholly
| > knowledgeable on the differences between each OS, but if there are patches
| > lurking, I'd gladly intergrate them where possible.
| 
| Sure, it will compile. But BSD does not have Linux' /proc filesystem, so
| trying to read from it will lead to *hhmm* runtime problems. ;)
| 
| Thats why I made BSD patches. And I announced it at least two times
| on this list...
| 
| They are at http://core.de/~coto/private.html

If these can be integrated into the final 0.4 release somehow, then this
will keep any BSD users happy until 0.5.

Also, there are a number of hd44780 patches lurking and also a patch to
get MtxOrb's on I2C working, are those integrated?

Matt



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