Subject: Re: pr bin/2700 fix
To: Geoff Wing <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 04/27/1997 09:54:56
On Sun, 27 Apr 1997 20:55:58 +1000 
 Geoff Wing <> wrote:

 > far as I can tell, sending pr's is only useful if a patch is sent with it
 > (which send-pr should tell you) ... Anyway, here it is.

...That isn't always the case, but it _is_ a lot easier on the developers
and usually speeds things up if a patch is supplied (even if it is a
trivial problem, such as this one, because then the developer can quickly
scan the patch for sanity, feed it to patch(1), and then cvs commit).

In any event, I have committed your suggested fix (plus the one case
you missed :-).

 > I haven't waited 8 months for my pr 3196 yet so don't expect a patch for
 > that difficult one either.  Grumble grumble.

...sigh.  Even some suggested "more accurate wording" would have been
helpful, here.  In any case, I'm sure it will be addressed in a reasonable

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