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Re: kern/41668: MONOLITHIC should probably also be included in HEAD builds
> The monolithic kernel an aid for people developing core kernel code,
> compiling their own kernels, and generally playing about in areas where one
> can shoot oneself in the foot rather easily. I have never had the need for
> it but I can see the utility.
> When considered in the frame of a NetBSD release it offers nothing.
> Releases are all about a shipped product for end users ... unless the
> landscape has changed so dramatically that releases are all about us
> hackers and our toys, which would be a desperately sad state of affairs.
Is it acceptable for you to add a MONOLITHIC kernel binary to
only -current (HEAD) builds?
We can also add "ALL" kernel to a build list (but not in releasedir)
with the same way.
RCS file: /cvsroot/src/etc/etc.i386/Makefile.inc,v
retrieving revision 1.63
diff -u -r1.63 Makefile.inc
--- etc/etc.i386/Makefile.inc 16 Jul 2009 10:43:23 -0000 1.63
+++ etc/etc.i386/Makefile.inc 19 Jul 2009 18:31:56 -0000
@@ -21,6 +21,14 @@
# BUILD_KERNELS+= INSTALL_TINY
# BUILD_KERNELS+= INSTALL_PS2
+# -current only builds for development
+# for current users to test kernels without updating modules
+# for regression test
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