cvs commit: src/sys/conf NOTES files options src/sys/modules Makefile

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Thu Sep 23 07:12:24 PDT 2004

In message <20040923080254.B21773 at>, Scott Long writes:
>On Thu, 23 Sep 2004, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
>> phk         2004-09-23 08:34:50 UTC
>>   FreeBSD src repository
>>   Modified files:
>>     sys/conf             NOTES files options
>>     sys/modules          Makefile
>>   Log:
>>   Per recent HEADSUP:  Disconnect (old)vinum from the kernel build.
>Have the data corruption problems with gvinum been corrected yet?  While I
>know that this is HEAD and not a RELENG_ branch, it would still be dubious
>to disconnect old vinum if the new one wasn't working, regardless of
>whether it was getting in the way of your cdevsw work.

If there is a corruption bug, and if people think this should have held
up the disconnection of old-vinum from the build, it would have been
a wonderful idea if somebody had actually replied to the HEADSUP I
sent and suggested that.

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