Jean-Yves Migeon <jeanyves.migeon%free.fr@localhost> writes: > On 12.12.2010 02:56, Thomas Klausner wrote: >> On Sat, Dec 11, 2010 at 10:56:11PM +0100, Jean-Yves Migeon wrote: >>> - suppress warning when pkg_add'ing packages where build and target >>> system have different minor revisions (e.g. NetBSD-5.0.2 vs >>> NetBSD-5.1.RC4, for example) >> >> To set a good example of coding vs. talking ;) I've improved the >> version check so pkg_add doesn't warn about adding packages from >> nearly the same opsys version. >> >> In particular, this currently accepts (on NetBSD) any of foo_ALPHA*, >> foo_BETA*, foo_RC*, foo_STABLE*, foo_PATCH* the same as foo. >> Support for more platforms should be easy to add. >> >> I'm not so sure about accepting 5.0 vs. 5.1, as you suggest above, so >> I left that out for now. > > I am all for this patch. While this is certainly problematic for !NetBSD > OS, I can't find a reason why it shouldn't be committed. Major revisions > for NetBSD should be binary compatible. Sounds good to me. Perhaps this logic also belongs in osabi; I've done a lot of rebuilds due to 5.1RC. I have the impression that 5.0 and 5.1 aren't binary compatible due to some X library, but I don't really understand.
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