Subject: Re: Kernel cvs question
To: Lars Hecking <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/26/2002 16:05:31
On Sat, Jan 26, 2002 at 02:07:05PM +0000, Lars Hecking wrote:
>  Hi,
>  Just a quick question: which cvs branch should I track to get all the
>  relevant bugfixes and security updates for 1.5.2? I thought it was
>  netbsd-1-5-PATCH002, but apparently not.
>  (Not quite) following NetBSD Security Advisory 2002-001, I updated the
>  complete kernel sources, not only the listed files, from netbsd-1-5, and
>  I was kindof suprised that after the next reboot I was running a netbsd
>  1.5.3_alpha kernel :-)

Bugfixes to 1.5.2 are intgrated in the 1.5 branch, which is now called
netbsd-1-5-PATCH002 is a tag, not a branch, and now that 1.5.2 has been
released it won't move.

Manuel Bouyer <>