why 6.0-current?

Ceri Davies ceri at submonkey.net
Fri Aug 20 05:38:56 PDT 2004

On Thu, Aug 19, 2004 at 10:57:10PM +0400, Toxa wrote:
> Recent buildkernel brigns me new os version:
> FreeBSD 6.0-CURRENT #0: Thu Aug 19 22:28:50 MSD 2004
> I'm wondering, why HEAD tag is not 5.3-CURRENT? According to
> development model, when 5.3-RELEASE will appear, HEAD should becomes 5.4-CURRENT, after 5.4-RELEASE it should bbecomes 5.5-CURRENT, etc...  
> Why 6.0? New development model? Would u mind to drop a link
> describing this.

With 5.3-RELEASE, RELENG_5 becomes -STABLE, and therefore 5.4-CURRENT
will never exist; it will be 5.4-STABLE.  HEAD is now 6.0-CURRENT.  This
has been the plan for quite some time.

It is not tinfoil, it is my new skin.  I am a robot.
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