Subject: Re: NetBSD/alpha MP stability and other bugs
To: Stephen Jones <>
From: Anders Hogrelius <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 04/02/2007 10:23:00
On Sun, 1 Apr 2007, Stephen Jones wrote:
> (PS, sorry if I sound like an ass.  I'm obviously I'm not at the point that
> Anders is at :)  I don't think I'd make such a shift as to go to TRU64).
> I'd really like to see Michael Hitches 'fixes' incorporated ..

No offence taken. ;-) If the patches really solve the occational hangs I 
would switch back to NetBSD in a heartbeat! The problem for me is that it 
is sort of a production machine in the sense that it runs my email and 
my DNS servers and when it hangs when I'm on the road (I work as a 
geologist) I have a lot of problems finding people to restart the box.

I'll still be running NetBSD on my server that acts as a firewall at home 
so I won't really leave NetBSD Alpha, -I'll still be lurking on the 


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