Re: plan9-style tools, was Re: reading mail

  • From: ozan s yigit <oz@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: wilyfans@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 17 May 2002 23:14:51 -0400

> My memory is that the FreeBSD "ports" collection has
> a specific entry for the complete set of P9-On-Unix 
> ported programs ...

indeed it does:
i used the search to see if there was any other "plan9" attribution;
it found the simple "wrap" dearchiver as well. [now obsolete i suppose
as plan9 distributions no longer use wrap.]

>                       [...] '9pm' "a Windows
> port of Sam and other 2cnd Plan 9 Tools and fonts
> (2.5mb zip file).

good point, i forgot about this completely.

> And if you want the real thing, Inferno for Windows
> can be had for $25 (the absolute best bargain around)

agreed, but that is really a whole different world. :)


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