Subject: Re: osrelease.sh and param.h
To: Simon Burge <email@example.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/05/1999 23:29:06
Simon Burge <email@example.com> writes:
> I originally tinkered with parsing the value of __NetBSD_Version__, but
> this value doesn't take into account things like _ALPHA and _BETA which
> seem to have no representation at the moment.
My problem is precisely that things like ALPHA and BETA have no
representation, and that, indeed, in the future we may want to add
other even weirder designators, like 2.1_FCS or what have you.