6.0 release date and stability

dick hoogendijk dick at nagual.st
Sun Oct 16 04:56:46 PDT 2005

On Sat, 15 Oct 2005 23:03:53 -0400
"Joshua Coombs" <jcoombs at gwi.net> wrote:
> For what it's worth, on UP, my 386 (stop laughing) is showing twice 
> the inbound and outbound tcp throughput across multiple apps compared 
> to 4.11.  Disk throughput is slightly higher, but nothing super 
> impressive.  If 6.0 can show gains on a 386, that tells me there is 
> some actual merit to the changes.

The news I read about fFreeBSD-6.0 is quit good lately. I might even
upgrade my 5.4 box. I'm told it will be a rather smooth proces.

The *ONLY* question is: will I need to *recompile* all installed ports
if I go from 5.4 to 6.0 release?

dick -- http://nagual.st/ -- PGP/GnuPG key: F86289CE
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