Subject: Re: head stable?
To: Greg Troxel <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/14/2006 17:02:10
On Wed, 14 Jun 2006 10:03:18 -0400, Greg Troxel <> wrote:

> Thanks for all the comments.
> I should have said: I'm talking about my notebook, which is running
> current from April.  I'm aware of netbsd-3, and run that (or netbsd-2
> still) on a number of production machines.  My project at BBN will be
> tracking current, so it's ok if this takes a bit of time but I'd
> prefer to avoid real trouble.
I think you should wait a week or two -- the timecounter stuff is still
problematic, in my opinion, especially on laptops which have frequency
changes because of line/battery transitions.  I just backed out a
timecounter kernel because of that.

		--Steven M. Bellovin,