*default release=cvs tag=RELENG_8 in both standard-supfile and stable-supfile

Jason Helfman jhelfman at e-e.com
Tue Nov 16 18:39:22 UTC 2010

On Tue, Nov 16, 2010 at 01:09:30PM -0500, pigskinwhitehat at icqmail.com thus spake:
>I was wondering why both the stable & standard supfiles on FreeBSD-8.1
>/ amd64 both have the exact release tag:
>*default release=cvs tag=RELENG_8

From: http://www.freebsd.org/doc/handbook/cvs-tags.html

The line of development for FreeBSD-8.X, also known as FreeBSD 8-STABLE

>Shouldn't they be different? What would be the correct tab for each
>supfile respectively?

Since 8.0 and 8.1 fall under 8.x, I would think this is by design according
to the documentation.


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