Subject: Re: Dumping autoconf info from DDB
To: Noriyuki Soda <email@example.com>
From: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/11/2000 19:21:51
On Sat, 12 Feb 2000, Noriyuki Soda wrote:
> > > Newconfig project of japanese freebsd people tried to solve this
> > > problem by extending NetBSD configuration mechanism dynamically.
> > > (adding new drivers and new buses completely dynamically was also
> > > one of their goals.)
> > >
> > This looks quite interesting - does their overall approach
> > seem compatible with NetBSD? If so, would they be interesting
> > in coordinating with pulling something like this into the
> > main NetBSD tree?
> As far as I know, Yes.
> Furuta, Uchiyama, Maekawa and Kanaoka said that they are interested to
> complete their work on NetBSD.
> Uchiyama already has developer's account of NetBSD. (email@example.com)
What would be the best method to assist them in this - would
Furuta, Maekawa and Kanaoka also be interested in NetBSD
Before embarking on such a project it might make sense to
ask the existing NetBSD developers to look at a general
overview of the design to ensure there is no later conflict.
If there is any small way in which I can help to make this
happen, please let me know!