joek at mail.flyingcroc.net
Mon Jun 23 09:55:46 PDT 2003
Robert Watson wrote:
> On Fri, 20 Jun 2003, Matthew N. Dodd wrote:
>>On Sat, 21 Jun 2003, Norikatsu Shigemura wrote:
>>>>"editing of shared libraries" problem I posted about earlier. It also
>>>>does not seem like a real big deal to do an MFC for.
>>> That's good idea. I want this feature, too.
>>You should upgrade to 5.1 if it has features that you want.
>>Adding new features to the STABLE branch this late in its lifetime seems
> 4.x will likely live on both in development and production for quite a
> long time, and will therefore likely see MFC's of much larger things than
> libmap.conf support. That said, if you're not willing to
> backport/maintain it in 4.x, I agree that it will need to find an owner in
> order to make it to 4.x :-).
Maybe nork can step up to the plate? The step from ports committer to
core committer seems large, but maybe not as large as going from
OTOH, I can (if necessary) come up with the steps necessary to commit
this to -STABLE. I personally do not see why such a minor change should
cause such a big deal. Add two files, apply extremely mionr changes to
several others, done!
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