Inbox driver

Venkat Duvvuru at
Tue Sep 25 06:00:26 UTC 2012

Thanks for the reply. Emulex's OCE driver is present in Freebsd-8.3 but it is not present in, is there a way to get
this driver into 9.0.0 branch? And the same driver is present in 9.1-RC1 so
can I assume that it is going to be part of 9.1-RELEASE?

Please clarify.

On Wed, Aug 29, 2012 at 7:01 PM, Lowell Gilbert <
freebsd-questions-local at> wrote:

> Venkat Duvvuru < at> writes:
> > If a driver module misses the deadline to make it inbox , I think that
> it's
> > gonna be part of the next Freebsd release. The sources show up in the svn
> > repository, probably this is one confirmation that it's gonna be part of
> > the next release..Is my understanding correct? Please clarify.
> I don't know what you mean about "inbox," but basically you're
> right. It's a bit more complicated, though, because the svn repository
> has several "branches" -- and a feature introduced to 10.x, for example,
> may or not show up in 9.x. If a feature is introduced into HEAD, you can
> be pretty sure it will make it into some release eventually.
> Does that help? I tried to keep it brief...

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