Subject: Re: Next Hackathon this weekend: getting ready to re-branch for 4.0
To: haad <>
From: Greg Oster <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/22/2006 08:51:05
haad writes:
> Martin Husemann wrote:
> > As you have probably seen, we are going to re-cut the NetBSD 4.0 release
> > branch soon. [1]
> > 
> > To get -current into best possible shape for the re-branch, we will do anot
> her
> > hackathon on this weekend. [2]
> > 
> > The idea is to test installs on as many machines as possible, fix install
> > documentation, and identify critical PRs which should be considered before
> > the 4.0 release.
> Can we generate install iso images for all architectures for current before
> hackatton starts?
> It's easier to test install procedure if I only need to download install iso
> image and I don't need to build iso image myself.

I think this is a great idea.  I don't know if "all" architectures is 
achievable with this short notice, but I'd think iso's for the "mainstream" 
arches should be doable... (with the others added as time permits...)


Greg Oster