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Re: Status of revivesa

On Sat, Sep 27, 2008 at 07:22:56AM -0400, matthew sporleder wrote:
> On 9/25/08, Bill Stouder-Studenmund <> wrote:
> > I recently update revivesa to recent current, and things are almost ready
> >  for a merge.
> >
> >  The only issue is there's been a regression in timers. They don't seem to
> >  work anymore... Obviously this needs fixing. :-)
> >
> >  Other than that, the branch should be very close to current. There are
> >  some of the COPYRIGHT changes that didn't merge in well, and the
> >  share/misc/style change didn't get in since I never could get a lock on
> >  that directory in cvs.
> >
> >  Simply put, it should compile across the board. Please try it out!
> >
> I did a checkout -r wrstuden-revivesa and built a GENERIC kernel.  It
> seems to be booting just fine but I'm wondering how I can verify some
> specific functionality.

The best is to boot in on a netbsd-4 userland, which includes threaded
applications (like .e.g firefox, some perl or python scripts, named, ...)

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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