chrcoluk at gmail.com
Mon Jun 4 20:17:30 UTC 2007
On 02/06/07, Kris Kennaway <kris at obsecurity.org> wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 02, 2007 at 02:02:44PM +0200, Fabian Keil wrote:
> > Chris <chrcoluk at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > On 29/05/07, Mark Linimon <linimon at lonesome.com> wrote:
> > > > On Tue, May 29, 2007 at 09:17:57PM +1000, Peter Jeremy wrote:
> > > > > Agreed. 6.3-RELEASE would nominally be due around July but the lack
> > > > > of any schedule on http://www.freebsd.org/releng/ suggests that it will
> > > > > be later than that. The plans to start the 7.0-RELEASE cycle will also
> > > > > impact this.
> > > >
> > > > At BSDCan, Ken Smith mentioned that 7.0 is due to be branched in July and
> > > > released in Aug/Sep, with 6.3 quickly following (perhaps even overlapping
> > > > so as to reuse the same ports freeze).
> > > >
> > > > The ports tree is not even close to stable enough to release right now.
> > > Given that Kris repeatedly tells me and others that the ports system
> > > is only supported on the latest freebsd release (meaning one has to be
> > > upgrading freebsd on their servers every few months to get this
> > > support) if 7.0 and 6.3 are released around the same time will the
> > > ports tree be supported on both?
> > I believe you misunderstood something. Where do you think Kris said that?
> Yep, looks like he's confused again. I hope it's not a terminal
Please repeat what you told me when I asked why a variable I had to
set on 6.1 machines wasnt put in UPDATING.
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