Subject: Re: What is 2.0.1? (was: Re: Unpredictable reboots.)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com>
Date: 03/06/2005 04:13:02
In article <20050306030445.GA19857@azenomei.knuffel.net>,
Rhialto <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Fri 04 Mar 2005 at 08:42:48 -0600, Peter Seebach wrote:
>> We have a 2.0.1 system which reboots sometimes.
> What is this 2.0.1 people keep speaking about? There is no 2.0.1
> directory on ftp.netbsd.org, there is only
> ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/NetBSD-2.0 . Nor have I seen any
> announcement at all (but the 2.0 announcement is easily found at
> http://www.netbsd.org/Changes/#netbsd-2.0 ). So there seems to be no
> official release by any stretch of the imagination.
No, there's no official release, yet. It is tagged, and if you build
from the tag, it's going to be functionally equivalent to the official
release, when it finally comes.
> Nevertheless there seems to be a netbsd-2-0-1-RELEASE tag in cvs. But
> the file src/doc/CHANGES-2.0.1 which I found by accident is in the
> Attic, even when I direct cvsweb to show the netbsd-2-0-1-RELEASE tag.
The mysteries of CVS. Perhaps it's in the Attic, because it doesn't exist
on the main trunk?