Subject: Re: stand/.../
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/05/1999 09:21:45
Simon Burge <> writes:
> I'm proposing that we copy the pmax (which does the ${MACHINE}
> thang) to sys/stand/, add the OS release as per the Alpha, and
> change all the version files to "mrg" syntax.  I will do this for all[*]
> current ports, but obviously can't test every one further
> than making a vers.c and seeing if it looks right.  I'll also look into
> what the other ports that don't use a scheme are doing.

Trimmed to much last time.  8-)

I suggest that if you're going to do this, you _nuke_ bootprog_name,

Chris Demetriou - -
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.