cvs commit: src/sys/i386/conf GENERIC

Robert Watson rwatson at
Tue Aug 12 07:43:50 UTC 2008

On Mon, 11 Aug 2008, Jack F Vogel wrote:

> jfv         2008-08-11 20:30:31 UTC
>  FreeBSD src repository
>  Modified files:        (Branch: RELENG_7)
>    sys/i386/conf        GENERIC
>  Log:
>  SVN rev 181610 on 2008-08-11 20:30:31Z by jfv
>  MFC of the e1000 driver reorg - add igb to the default kernel.
>  Revision    Changes    Path
>  1.474.2.11  +2 -1      src/sys/i386/conf/GENERIC

Is this going to change the name of devices for existing installs on 7.x?  If 
so, this requires a pretty serious HEADS UP, or people doing upgrades may find 
that rc.conf no longer configures their interfaces, firewall rules using "via" 
may no longer apply, etc.

Robert N M Watson
Computer Laboratory
University of Cambridge

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