Possibility for FreeBSD 4.11 Extended Support

JoaoBR joao at matik.com.br
Fri Dec 22 16:21:58 PST 2006

On Friday 22 December 2006 16:06, Freddie Cash wrote:
> On Friday 22 December 2006 08:09 am, Helge.Oldach at atosorigin.com wrote:
> > Pete French <> wrote on Friday, December 22, 2006 2:44 PM:
> > Frankly, I can't follow the argument that 6.x is "unstable". After all,
> > it's named 6-STABLE for a reason. I'd say from experience that the
>   ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^


> Not for the reason you think.  -STABLE in FreeBSD means API/ABI stability,


> not necessarily system stability.  It's a promise that a binary compiled
> on 6.0-RELEASE will run on 6.32-RELEASE without needing to recompile it


> (with very few exceptions).


it doesn't matter how many times it is told or not told at all, it will be 
ever and ever again told wrong again :)

(please note the odd numbers on certain versions :)  so be carefull  huh)



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