What does RELEASE-p8 mean?

Daniel Bye freebsd-questions at slightlystrange.org
Tue Nov 27 11:43:26 PST 2007

On Tue, Nov 27, 2007 at 01:01:03PM -0600, Paul Schmehl wrote:
> Is there a page on the site that explains the version numbering system? 
> I'm trying to find out what RELEASE-p8 means (specifically what the -p8 
> means), and I can't seem to figure out where to find it.

I guess you're talking about 6.2-RELEASE-p8? It refers to the security
patch level - -p8 is the eighth patch to have been issued for 6.2-RELEASE.

Subscribe to security-notifications@ to be kept informed of when a new 
security patch is issued.


Daniel Bye
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