Subject: Re: is this possible?
To: Mipam <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/09/2000 11:54:14
On Fri, Jun 09, 2000 at 11:32:20AM +0200, Mipam wrote:
> Hi,
> Is it possible to get the ipf source from the current source tree
> and plant it in the release source tree and then do
> a make build? I ask this cause i saw current upgraded to 3.4.1 and release
> is still at 3.3.6 Lately there was a bug in ipf which is also fixed
> of course, but i aint sure if that fix is yet in the release source tree?
> So i guess upgrading would help in this, however i aint sure.
> Pehaps doing this will give an issue with the libs involved and so.
> Anybody got any suggestions here?

Yes, it's possible but you'd better start with the stock ipf distribution.
NetBSD is supprted, you just need to follow the readme.
However I think the bug is fixed in -release, so just upgrading your
sources from the release branch should work.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.