Manuel Bouyer <bouyer%antioche.eu.org@localhost> writes: > On Tue, Jan 11, 2011 at 12:29:42PM +0200, Jean-Yves Migeon wrote: >> and making the syntax sugar change >> in the middle of 5.99 is not the kind of things appreciated by >> users. > > It's -current, I don't see this as a problem, as long as the > appropriate scripts are in a pkgsrc stable branch. Agreed. We are very clear that current is not stable. We are running netbsd-5 in production for xen. Definitely this needs a note in UPDATING, but this kind of breakage is a) avoided by reading UPDATING b) minor/non-mysterious and c) easy to fix. I think scripts in pkgsrc stable is nice, but not strictly necessary.
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