[lsb-discuss] Thinking about future LSB features
robert.schweikert at mathworks.com
Wed Feb 18 10:58:26 PST 2009
I know of the following:
MATLAB and Catia use Motif
I suspect NX uses Motif based on John's e-mail address.
Theodore Tso wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 18, 2009 at 10:47:47AM -0500, Theodore Tso wrote:
>> How many commercial Motif-using products are still out there, BTW?
>> Has anyone taken a census? How big of a problem is this really?
> According to Database Navigator, we currently have a grand total of
> *three* commercial products utilizing libXm:
> * GroupWise 7.01 x86
> * IBM Communications Server 220.127.116.11 S390
> * sunstudio 12 x86
> It would be useful for those who are asserting that there are tons and
> tons of applications that utilize Motif to run the Linux Application
> Checker on them, and upload the results into the database, so we can
> evaluate exactly how many applications could certify if we added Motif
> to the LSB. (If it turns out that a bunch of the applications need
> other non-LSB libraries, or worse yet, like certain enterprise
> databases, is very tightly tied to a specific kernel version --- or,
> as was mentioned on the call, tightly tied to a specific X server
> implementation --- then the effort of adding Motif to the LSB, at
> least for that application, is moot.)
> - Ted
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