Subject: Re: bootstrap re-engineering status?
To: Mark E. Perkins <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/09/2005 15:56:28
>> If re-engineering bootstrap is not expected to be done soon, can we roll
>> back to the previous known working state?

I forgot to mention that I have had a few emails to me saying that the 
update fixed problems where the bootstrap was broken on some platforms. 
(So it fixed for some and broke for some.)

>> I'm ready and willing to test the latest fixes, but at the moment 
>> devel/bmake is the same as it was when I reported the test failure 
>> noted above.

Thank you. Also, I had asked for feedback for testing patches over a month 
ago and since I didn't get feedback and the testing I did on three 
operating systems worked for me, I just committed.

  Jeremy C. Reed

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