__FreeBSD_version was: Re: cvs commit: src/sys/sys _timeval.h user.h src/sys/arm/include _types.h

Mike Silbersack silby at silby.com
Sun Aug 20 01:03:30 UTC 2006

On Sat, 24 Jun 2006, M. Warner Losh wrote:

> : I don't believe you should relay on being the only user.
> : At least please bump __FreeBSD_version.
> I'm pretty sure that he is the only FreeBSD/arm user that's using
> RELENG_6 :-).  We're using current at work, but will soon transition
> to RELENG_6, now that these patches have been MFC'd.  Of course, it
> wouldn't hurt to at least document this change in the sequence of
> version bumps on the 6.x timeline.  But the number of people affected
> can be counted on one hand, with fingers left over.
> Warner

Maybe this has been discussed in the past, but why don't we just have 
__FreeBSD_version auto-incremented every day?  It would be great for 
situations where we currently use it, and it's also be great for bug 

Mike "Silby" Silbersack

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