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Compatibility layer

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  1. a term that refers to components that allow for non-native support of components

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  2. In software engineering, a compatibility layer allows binaries for a foreign system to run on a host system

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  3. This translates system calls for the foreign system into native system calls for the host system

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  4. With some libraries for the foreign system, this will often be sufficient to run foreign binaries on the host system

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  5. Hardware compatibility layers involve tools that allow hardware emulation

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