The Heirloom project mantains classical UNIX tools and utilities for modern open source operating systems.
In this package, the Bourne shell is installed as
and symlinked as
The heirloom development tools provide tools like yacc, lex, m4, make, and SCCS. This package, together with the Bourne shell, form a dependency foundation for the rest of the Heirloom packages. The classical devtools ensures consistent behavior, independently of changes made to the corresponding GNU tools.
The Heirloom Devtools AUR package installs the following files:
admin cdc comb delta get help lex m4 make prs prt rmdel sact sccs sccsdiff unget val vc what yacc
help lex libl.a liby.a svr4.make yaccpar
This package contains classical UNIX binaries corresponding to GNU coreutils, diffutils, tar and more. The binaries are organized according to the different UNIX releases, so that one can choose which generation of UNIX environment to run.
The Heirloom Toolchest is available as an AUR
The Heirloom Documentation tools provides an alternative to groff with powerful capabilities, like open document compatibility etc. Building this package, which is avaliable as an AUR package, requires the Heirloom shell, devtools and toolchest.
The Heirloom packaging tools are a port of Sun SVR4's package management system, which was released as open source with opensolaris. This package requires the Heirloom shell, devtools and toolchest and is available as an AUR.