Subject: Re: testing RC's
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 08/25/2005 09:20:35
On Thu, 25 Aug 2005, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> Another question: where in the source is the version number (as reported
> by uname) defined?
> I find a numeric version in src/sys/sys/param.h, but it doesn't define the
> character string like x.y_STABLE, x.y_RCz and the like.
#define __NetBSD_Version__ 200000000 /* NetBSD 2.0_STABLE */
The comment on the right is parsed by src/sys/conf/osrelease.sh, which is
then turned into a C source file when building the kernel. Note that
"2.0_STABLE" is the code to become 2.1 -- it means "after 2.0.x, before
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>