Subject: Re: 1.5kernel breakage
To: Chuck McManis <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/11/2000 14:56:05
At 02:51 PM 9/11/2000 -0700, Chuck McManis wrote:
>Just to be clear a "-current" kernel or a "current kernel". I've been 
>trying to track the 1.5 release which forked of from the mainline a couple 
>of weeks ago and this particular breakage is in the netbsd-1-5 branch of 
>the source. 1.5E sounds like a -current kernel since I believe the tag on 
>the 1.5 branch is _ALPHA2 at the moment.

I haven't yet built a 1.5_ALPHA2 kernel.  I'll try that in a day or so.

>One of the issues with -current vs 1.5 is the ELF support and I'm trying 
>to avoid mixups in the binary format as they are quite a headache to debug!

1.5E is still a.out so that isn't a problem.
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