Subject: Re: bin/7656: run kvm_mkdb at boot to fix dmesg error
To: NetBSD Kernel Technical Discussion List <tech-kern@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/30/1999 20:33:06
On Sat, May 29, 1999 at 12:37:24PM -0400, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> OK, so yes, personal aesthetics can get in the way of keeping the names
> consistent, and though this isn't really an excuse it does suggest that
> there might be something less than perfect about making such rules.

It is NOT personal aesthetics.

From, I boot:

- SunOS4.1.4/Sparc
- Solaris/Sparc, sometimes
- NetBSD/arm32
- NetBSD/sparc, sometimes

I see at least two of them which have legitimate need to be called "netbsd",
if I was forced to have the same name in both places.