cvs commit: src/sys/sys _timeval.h user.h src/sys/arm/include
M. Warner Losh
imp at bsdimp.com
Sat Jun 24 22:26:30 UTC 2006
In message: <20060624115603.25c962bc at it.buh.tecnik93.com>
Ion-Mihai "IOnut" Tetcu <itetcu at FreeBSD.org> writes:
: On Fri, 23 Jun 2006 23:41:05 +0000 (UTC)
: Olivier Houchard <cognet at FreeBSD.org> wrote:
: > cognet 2006-06-23 23:41:05 UTC
: > FreeBSD src repository
: > Modified files: (Branch: RELENG_6)
: > sys/sys _timeval.h user.h
: > sys/arm/include _types.h
: > Log:
: > MFC: Use a 64 bits time_t for arm. For Releng6, this also require to use a
: > time_t instead of a long for the tv_sec field of the struct timeval (for
: > arm only).
: > This is a big ABI breakage, but there's no FreeBSD/arm RELENG6 users beside
: > me as far as I know, so it's better if it happens now, when I'm the only
: > one to get annoyed. Without this, we couldn't load 6 binaries on 7.
: I don't believe you should relay on being the only user.
: At least please bump __FreeBSD_version.
I'm pretty sure that he is the only FreeBSD/arm user that's using
RELENG_6 :-). We're using current at work, but will soon transition
to RELENG_6, now that these patches have been MFC'd. Of course, it
wouldn't hurt to at least document this change in the sequence of
version bumps on the 6.x timeline. But the number of people affected
can be counted on one hand, with fingers left over.
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