scottl at freebsd.org
Wed Aug 4 06:09:36 PDT 2004
Steve O'Hara-Smith wrote:
> On Wed, 4 Aug 2004 01:43:54 -0600 (MDT)
> Scott Long <scottl at FreeBSD.org> wrote:
>> | Source upgrade | Not done | David Schultz | problematic. The |
>> | incompatibility | | | 5.3 world sources |
>> | | | | must be buildable |
>> | | | | and installable |
>> | | | | from a 5.2.1 |
>> | | | | system. |
> Should they not also be buildable and installable from a 4.10 or 4.11 system
> in order to preserve the -stable upgrade route ?
This would be good, yes, but there are so many other gotchas with that
upgrade path that I don't consider it a show-stopper for it not to work.
Once the 5.2 -> 5.3 path is fixed, then we can focus on 4.x -> 5.3 path.
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