Subject: Re: Tracking -current
To: Rakhesh Sasidharan <>
From: Reed Shadgett <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/26/2001 15:37:25
On Fri, Jan 26, 2001 at 08:20:12PM +0530, Rakhesh Sasidharan wrote:
> On 2nd Jan, 2001, there was this announcement that NetBSD's i386 port now
> has 16 partitions support.  Just to verify things, if I were to download
> the 3 months old snapshot, and the -current sources of Jan 24th, I should
> be able to compile (and do whatever magic) such that the installed NetBSD
> would have 16 partitions support.  I hope that is correct.  

Yup if you build -current (kernel and userland) from sources past 
2001-01-02, then create the additional device nodes in /dev, you
should be fine.

Reed <>