cvs commit: src/release Makefile src/release/scripts
scottl at samsco.org
Fri Sep 8 13:53:23 PDT 2006
Wilko Bulte wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 08, 2006 at 07:54:37PM +0000, Ruslan Ermilov wrote..
>>ru 2006-09-08 19:54:37 UTC
>> FreeBSD src repository
>> Modified files:
>> release Makefile
>> release/scripts kernels-install.sh
>> Stop cutting the tarball names to eight symbols. This makes
>> it possible to e.g. distribute kernels with config names larger
>> than eight symbols, without the clash. Previousy, LALALALA
>> and LALALALA-SMP would be the same tarball. (I think this
>> comes from the old days where tarballs were put on the MS-DOS
>> formatted diskettes.)
> Or non-RockRidge CDs I think.
The unavailability/immaturity of VFAT, RR, and Joliet were all
considerations at the time.
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