Suggest to upgrade some software in base
obrien at freebsd.org
Sun Jun 27 10:02:47 PDT 2004
On Sun, Jun 27, 2004 at 04:54:08PM +0200, Divacky Roman wrote:
> I digged through our base system and looked for versions of contributed
> soft. I found these program which could (and I think should) be easily
> and painlessly upgraded (before 5.3 as 5-STABLE) because they are
> outdated etc... these are:
> file - 3.41 -> 4.09
> Painless upgrade and the benefit is much newer magic file
Only semi-painless. The code and how it is built has changed around a
lot, else I would have upgraded it by now. That said, in progress; but
lower priority than my toolchain work.
And why does this have to happen before 5-STABLE? I can certainly MFC
something like this.
> ntp, 4.1.0 -> 4.2.0 Another one which cannot hurt to have up-to-date
> and also I dont see reason why this shouldnt be painless (4.2.0
> includes openssl - benefit) http://ntp.org
IIRC, ntp upgrades are never totally pain free.
-- David (obrien at FreeBSD.org)
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