Re: cvs commit: CVSROOT modules
On Mon, 13 Dec 2004, Marius Strobl wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 13, 2004 at 04:56:08PM +1100, Bruce Evans wrote:
> > On Mon, 13 Dec 2004, Marius Strobl wrote:
> > > marius 2004-12-13 00:42:43 UTC
> > >
> > > FreeBSD src repository
> > >
> > > Modified files:
> > > . modules
> > > Log:
> > > Remove entry for src/contrib/patch, now unused in RELENG_4, RELENG_5
> > > and HEAD.
> > >
> > > Revision Changes Path
> > > 1.6856 +0 -1 CVSROOT/modules
> > Long ago, it was agreed to keep modules entries "forever" since they
> > their use isn't restricted to particular branches.
> Well, when I asked about I was told that they can be removed once
> they are no longer used in the active branches, i.e. currently
> RELENG_4, RELENG_5 and HEAD. I don't mind putting the entry for
> src/contrib/patch back but it's not the first time that an entry
> no longer used in an active branch is removed. E.g. rev. 1.6842
> removed 180 of them and in rev. 1.6851 even the entry for the
> doscmd(1) sources was removed despite they're still present and
> used in RELENG_4.
There are lots of other wrong commits to this file :-).
It has also become very incomplete with the growth of directory
trees like /sys/dev.
Received on Tue Dec 14 2004 - 04:31:30 UTC