svn commit: r214199 - stable/8

Andriy Gapon avg at
Sun Oct 24 08:17:23 UTC 2010

on 23/10/2010 13:05 Robert Watson said the following:
> On Fri, 22 Oct 2010, Andriy Gapon wrote:
>> +20101022:
>> +    A workaround for a fixed ld bug has been removed in kernel code,
>> +    so make sure that your system ld is built from sources after
>> +    revision 211583 (r210245 if building stable/8 kernel on head,
>> +    r211584 for stable/7).  A symptom of incorrect ld version is
>> +    different addresses for set_pcpu section and __start_set_pcpu
>> +    symbol in kernel and/or modules.
> Since many of our users still rely on cvsup to update FreeBSD source, it might
> be useful to provide rough date thresholds for the branches in addition to the
> Subversion changeset numbers (which are less easy to deal with when checking out
> with cvsup/cvs).

Good point. Will do.
Thank you!
Andriy Gapon

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