Why RELENG_9 branch is labeled as PRERELEASE and freebsd.org says FreeBSD is currently at 9.1-RC2 ?

Patrick Lamaiziere patfbsd at davenulle.org
Sun Oct 28 14:18:41 UTC 2012

Le Sat, 27 Oct 2012 16:54:45 -0700,
Yuri <yuri at rawbw.com> a écrit :

> RELENG_9 is supposed to represent the latest branch of 9.1. De facto, 
> code says it is PRERELEASE (sys/conf/newvers.sh).
> But freebsd.org on its front page says 9.1 is at RC-2.
> So how can I get RC-2 through cvsup except through RELENG_9 which
> gives PRERELEASE ?

RELENG_9 should be called 9-STABLE, if you want 9.1 use RELENG_9_1

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