Originally Posted by qlob
Binaries compiled for K5 are not compatible with K3 or earlier, correct? I would love to try JOE (i've never heard of it...) but i prefer Vim. (if only i could figure out what i'm doing wrong when i try to set up cross compiling....)
In many cases you can static link programs so that they are not dependent on loadable libraries. But for native mode programs you may have hardware dependencies, such as keyboard or touchscreen compatibility.