Subject: Re: Versions and uname output
To: Frederick Bruckman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Lubomir Sedlacik <salo@Xtrmntr.org>
Date: 06/10/2003 16:24:40
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On Tue, Jun 10, 2003 at 09:18:33AM -0500, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Jun 2003, James Chacon wrote:
> > This actually breaks in a few places that try to match for
> > NetBSD-1.6-* NetBSD-1.6.1-* NetBSD-1.6[A-S]-*
> Those wildcards are broken. There never were any versions of NetBSD
> that had a hyphen in that position.
they are not broken, the last asterisk after the hyphen is platform.
> > Is there any reason folks can think of that bsd.prefs.mk shouldn't
> > strip off the underscore->end portion of the string?
1.6.1_STABLE !=3D 1.6.1
i'd say that we should fix the patterns instead.
-- Lubomir Sedlacik <salo@Xtrmntr.org> --
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