Subject: Re: UPDATING question
To: Sean Davis <>
From: Jaromír <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/01/2001 20:24:55
Yes, I think this would be useful.

Sean Davis wrote:
> I've got a question, sort of a request, maybe. Does anybody else think that
> a message in UPDATING (or failing that, a message to current-users with an
> obvious enough subject) would be useful every time the current version (ie.
> 1.5X, 1.5Y) is incremented? I'd personally find it handy so that I'd know
> when a full world build is an absolute must, or whether I can live with just
> building a kernel, since no critical interfaces have been changed...
> I usually build world anyway, but sometimes will just do a new kernel, and
> since I update /usr/src on a regular basis sometimes I've updated my kernel
> and not noticed that the version went up until I rebooted.

Jaromir Dolecek <>
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