Subject: Re: Version releases and current-freezes
To: Alistair Crooks <email@example.com>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/28/1998 08:40:19
Alistair Crooks <email@example.com> writes:
> I'll let someone else speak for the -current version letter changes,
> but will simply say that they're not "releases" - they're simply a way
> of denoting -current at that time. I believe they're modified when an
> external interface to the kernel changes, such as the introduction of
More like: when an internal interface (or interfaces) change in a way
that's likely to break LKMs.
At least, that's approximately the current (post-1.3) rule.
Chris Demetriou - firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.netbsd.org/People/Pages/cgd.html
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.
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