svn commit: r40386 - head/en_US.ISO8859-1/htdocs/snapshots

Glen Barber gjb at
Sat Dec 15 15:31:58 UTC 2012

Author: gjb
Date: Sat Dec 15 15:31:57 2012
New Revision: 40386

  Resurrect the snapshots page.
   - Uncomment and reword necessary parts of the paragraph
     providing information about where snapshots can be found.
   - While here, remove a stray comment.


Modified: head/en_US.ISO8859-1/htdocs/snapshots/index.xml
--- head/en_US.ISO8859-1/htdocs/snapshots/index.xml	Sat Dec 15 13:59:58 2012	(r40385)
+++ head/en_US.ISO8859-1/htdocs/snapshots/index.xml	Sat Dec 15 15:31:57 2012	(r40386)
@@ -25,7 +25,6 @@
       These snapshots will be very similar to full releases,
       except that they might not include all the bits included in a
       full release (such as packages and updated documentation).</p>
     <h2>Getting Snapshots</h2>
@@ -39,24 +38,18 @@
     <p>Please note that sometimes the snapshots available to download
       may be somewhat outdated.</p>
     <p>Currently the snapshots of
       <a href="&base;/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/current-stable.html#CURRENT">&rel.head.major;-CURRENT</a>,
       <a href="&base;/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/current-stable.html#STABLE">&rel.current.major;-STABLE</a>,
       <a href="&base;/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/current-stable.html#STABLE">&rel2.current.major;-STABLE</a>,
-      are released monthly in directories whose URLs have the format
-      <tt>&url.snapshots;/<year><month>/</tt>
-      where <tt><year></tt> is the four-digit year and
-      <tt><month></tt> is the two-digit month in which the snapshot was released.
+      are available in directories whose URLs have the format
+      <tt>&url.snapshots;/<target>/<target_arch>/</tt>
+      where <tt><target></tt> and <tt><target_arch></tt>
+      represent the architecture for which the snapshot was built.
       For each supported platform, the snapshot includes ISO images of
       the <tt>bootonly</tt>,
-      <tt>disc1</tt>, and <tt>disc2</tt> disks (plus
-      the separate <tt>livefs</tt> disk on platforms where this is
-      applicable).
-      Each snapshot directory might contain a <tt>RELNOTES.TXT</tt>
-      file which outlines the changes for the particular snapshot.</p>
+      <tt>release</tt>, and <tt>memstick</tt> images.</p>
     <h2>Things You Might Want to Know</h2>

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