Subject: Re: RFC: moving src/common to src/sys/common (with patch)
To: Pavel Cahyna <>
From: Rui Paulo <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/10/2006 00:38:43
On 2006.05.09 23:33:30 +0200, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> Hello,
> the kernel build -current-ly includes the directory src/common. This means
> that it is no longer sufficient to check out src/sys to build the kernel.
> Also maintaining it with revision control tools is more complicated. (For
> example, if one wants to mirror the repository of kernel sources, it is
> impossible to mirror just one directory in the repository.)
> For those reasons, I would like to move src/common to src/sys/common.

I thought they were placed in src/common because they can be shared
by the kernel and by the userland.

What's the problem with mirroring two directories instead of one ?

  Rui Paulo			<rpaulo@{NetBSD{,-PT}.org,}>