Subject: known-to-be-good tags on -HEAD? (Re: recent instability)
To: None <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/20/2006 23:42:25
On Wed, Apr 19, 2006 at 07:53:53PM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> Two days ago, I upgraded to 3.99.18 from 17 April.  Since then, my laptop
> has frozen once and spontaneously rebooted once.  Has anyone else seen
> that sort of instability?

In light of this, would it be a good idea to regularly make "known-to-work"
tags on -HEAD?  I think DragonFly also does this.  This would make it
easier for people to run -current, if they can't or don't want to update
and rebuild their systems frequently.